Another Road Block

0 comments

Michael Porter Jr. Ruled Out of Summer League Following Setback

Former lottery pick Michael Porter Jr. simply cannot get healthy.

After missing out on his lone season in college with Mizzou, his lingering back issues carried over into his first season in the NBA. The Denver Nuggets snagged Porter late in the lottery after medicals forced him to drop to near the middle of the first round. Porter had a second back surgery last season which forced him to miss the entirety of his rookie campaign.

Finally he was cleared and was set to play his first NBA minutes in Summer League, but that too was taken away from the stretch forward. According to reports, Porter will now miss Summer League after suffering a knee injury in a team scrimmage.

The team believes Porter’s latest setback will not turn into a long-term issue and the hope is that he is still ready by the start of training camp.

At 6’11”, Porter has all the tools and athleticism to become a generational player in today’s NBA.

LEAVE A RESPONSE

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Your email address will not be published.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.

RELATED POSTS

Snyder Extended

19 Oct 2019

Green Out for Season?

15 Oct 2019

Show Him the Money

12 Oct 2019

Beal a Top Priority

11 Oct 2019

  • Raptors’ Corner

  • Video Highlights

  • Facebook

  • Top Internet Presence the BrandsWon.com

  • Twitter

  • Pick N Pod

  • Shop

  • Featured Video

    Oops, something went wrong.
  • STAY IN TOUCH!

    LATEST POSTS

    New Champs Crowned
    12 Oct 20190 comments
    Predicting Tokyo 2020
    21 Sep 20190 comments
    Play Your First Ball
    13 Sep 20190 comments

    LATEST TWEETS

    Read all tweets

    © 2016 BallnRoll

    Web Solutions by: CO4 Computing Inc