The Pacers star is ready to endure season-ending surgical procedure after an MRI revealed a ruptured quad tendon in his proper knee, the staff introduced Thursday.
OFFICIAL: Victor Oladipo has a ruptured quad tendon in his proper knee. He’ll endure surgical procedure at a date to be decided and shall be out for the season. https://t.co/bAZIgJfhVn pic.twitter.com/GbbSi6wzl3
— Indiana Pacers (@Pacers) January 24, 2019
“Victor Oladipo underwent an MRI Thursday that exposed he has a ruptured quad tendon in his proper knee, sustained with 4:05 to play within the second quarter of Wednesday night time’s recreation in opposition to Toronto,” the assertion learn. “He’ll endure surgical procedure at a date to be decided and shall be out for the season. Additional updates shall be supplied as warranted.”
Oladipo was damage in Wednesday’s 110-106 win over Toronto when he bought twisted up with Raptors ahead Pascal Siakam whereas making an attempt to chase him down.
He instantly signaled for the coach when he went down and was taken off the court docket on a stretcher.
Oladipo, 26, entered Wednesday’s recreation averaging 19.2 factors, 5.7 rebounds and 5.three assists per recreation this season.