Sacramento Kings rookie guard Tyrese Haliburton obtained some excellent news and a few dangerous information this week. The excellent news is an MRI revealed no ligament or structural injury to his left knee, an harm he suffered towards the Dallas Mavericks over the weekend.
Whereas bringing the ball upcourt within the third quarter, Haliburton tried a behind-the-back crossover dribble and his knee appeared to present out. That ended his night time, and with 11 factors and 5 assists in 23 minutes.
The dangerous information is that play additionally ended Tyrese’s run through the common season, the group introduced on Tuesday.
The group additionally said that Haliburton is anticipated to make a full restoration with out surgical procedure and can take part in “regular offseason coaching”.
The 2-time Rookie of the Month has been one of many few vibrant spots for Sacramento this season, averaging 13 factors and 5.3 assists, capturing 47.2% (together with 40.9% from lengthy vary) in 30.1 minutes.
His numbers have jumped considerably since De’Aaron Fox has been away from the group within the NBA’s well being and security protocol. In Fox’s absence spanning 5 video games, Haliburton averaged 18.5 factors and 9 assists to assist lead the Kings to 3 wins.