NBA - Out Porzingis: Achilles injury a lingering issue
The Achilles tendon is a lingering issue for Kristaps Porzingis. Yesterday he had to miss the Knicks game against Chicago won 104-89. This was underlined today Marc Berman of the New York Post, recalling that just after Christmas has missed three games in a row for the pain caused by the problem. Anish Kadakia, medical expert at Northwestern University, even without visiting the Latvian giant, told the Post that certainly suffering from Achilles tendonitis and that the center should follow appropriate therapy to strengthen the tendon. Porzingis made his return to Milwaukee on January 6 and played four games before stopping again. Coach Hornacek said that has not been decided whether Porzingis will be put to rest for a short period, jumping Sunday the trip to Toronto. And no workouts.