Chicago Bulls guard Zach LaVine is not envisioned to skip important time just after an MRI discovered no significant structural hurt to his still left knee, the crew announced Saturday.
The Bulls stated LaVine will be reassessed early up coming 7 days to determine a extra definite timetable for his return.
LaVine wounded his knee in the course of the initially quarter of Chicago’s 138-96 decline to the Golden Point out Warriors on Friday. He took himself out of the game and quickly walked towards the Bulls’ locker home with a crew trainer.
The 26-yr-previous took to social media shortly after the Bulls announcement to publish a praying emoji.
LaVine is averaging 24.9 points, 4.8 rebounds and 4.2 helps in 38 video games this period.
He is averaging 19.6 factors, 3.9 boards and 3.8 helps in 449 profession game titles (362 starts) with the Minnesota Timberwolves and Bulls. He was selected by the Timberwolves with the 13th all round pick of the 2014 NBA Draft.
The Bulls go into Saturday night’s clash with the Boston Celtics prime of the Japanese Conference, with a 27-13 record. LaVine also appears established to miss Monday’s MLK Working day excursion to encounter the Memphis Grizzlies.