Thompson Out Indefinitely

Thompson Out Indefinitely

Cleveland Cavaliers’ Tristan Thompson Out Weeks with Foot Injury

It doesn’t seem as though the Cleveland Cavaliers still run the Eastern Conference.

Already without Kevin Love, the Cavaliers have suffered another big hit in what has been a horrendous first season without superstar LeBron James. Tristan Thompson is expected to miss up to a month with a sprained left foot according to team officials.   Thompson originally suffered the injury against the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night in the third quarter after landing awkwardly on Malcolm Brogdon’s foot.

“He’s been the anchor,” Cavs head coach Larry Drew said. “Everybody knows he’s a workhorse. When you’re going through tough times you need that workhorse mentality from everybody so you can work your way out of it. That’s what he’s been.”

In the midst of a tough season, Thompson has been one of the few bright spots, assuming a key leadership role on the team, while averaging a career best in points (12.0) and rebounds (11.6). Thompson also leads the team in 15 double-doubles on the season.

The earliest Thompson can return to the court is believed to be two weeks, although at this point it seems like a big reach.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.


Hayward Breaks Hand

10 Nov 2019

Downhill Spiral

10 Nov 2019

Out for the Season?

08 Nov 2019

  • Raptors’ Corner

  • Video Highlights

  • Facebook

  • Top Internet Presence by:

  • Twitter

  • Pick N Pod

  • Shop

  • Featured Video

    Oops, something went wrong.


    Initial Takes
    28 Oct 20190 comments
    New Champs Crowned
    12 Oct 20190 comments
    Predicting Tokyo 2020
    21 Sep 20190 comments


    Read all tweets

    © 2016 BallnRoll

    Web Solutions by: CO4 Computing Inc