An MRI on Thursday revealed the 26-year-old sprained his MCL and he is anticipated to overlook at the least two weeks as he recovers, in keeping with a report from ESPN, which cites unidentified league sources.
Cleveland’s Larry Nance has a sprained MCL an MRI revealed at the moment, league supply tells ESPN. He might miss two weeks, supply mentioned.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) January 10, 2019
Nance suffered the damage through the first quarter of Tuesday’s matchup after bumping into Indiana ahead Thaddeus Younger whereas driving to the basket. He shot each free throws, however then limped off the court docket and finally went into the locker room with the group’s coach to be evaluated additional.
“I simply know when he was strolling off the ground he was shifting very, very gingerly,” coach Larry Drew mentioned Tuesday (by way of cleveland.com).
Nance, who signed a four-year, $45 million contract extension in October, is averaging 8.Eight factors and seven.5 rebounds this season.