Jusuf Nurkic suffered a horrific leg injury while helping the Portland Trail Blazers clinch their sixth consecutive playoff berth with a double overtime victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Monday.
Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic had surgery Tuesday and is expected to make a "full recovery" after breaking two bones in his lower left leg against Brooklyn on Monday.
Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic had to be stretchered out of the game after suffering a devastating lower left leg injury during the second overtime against the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday (Manila time).
The Portland Trail Blazers once again took advantage of Joel Embiid's absence Saturday in a 130-115 NBA victory over the Philadelphia 76ers.
Portland Trail Blazers' star Damian Lillard won't see action with the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday (Manila time) due to a knee injury.
Kawhi Leonard poured in a career-high 45 points to lead the Toronto Raptors to a 122-116 NBA victory over the Utah Jazz on Tuesday.
Kevin Durant scored 32 points as the two-time defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors halted their worst losing streak in over five years with a 125-97 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday night.
The Golden State Warriors' malaise deepened Sunday with a third straight NBA defeat, the two-time defending champions falling 104-92 to the Spurs in San Antonio.