Chicago Bulls guard Coby White underwent profitable surgical procedure on his left shoulder on Thursday after an damage suffered on the weekend.
The group mentioned White was harm whereas “engaged in basketball actions away from the group” and shall be re-evaluated in 4 months, throwing into query his standing for coaching camp and the 2021/22 season opener.
Twenty-one-year-old White averaged 15.1 factors and 4.eight assists whereas beginning 54 of the 69 video games he performed in final season, his second within the NBA.
He began his ultimate 18 video games and averaged 17.6 factors and 5.9 assists, whereas making near 40 per cent of his three-pointers. White had what coach Billy Donovan final month described as an “up-and-down” sophomore season.
Coby White underwent profitable surgical procedure on his left shoulder right this moment to restore injury from an damage sustained this previous weekend whereas engaged in basketball actions away from the group.
He shall be re-evaluated in 4 months.
— Chicago Bulls (@chicagobulls) June 10, 2021
The Bulls completed 11th within the Japanese Convention at 31-41, two video games behind Charlotte for the ultimate match play-in spot and out of the postseason for the fourth straight yr.
The NBA informed groups on Thursday that it intends to return to a standard schedule subsequent season, with coaching camps opening in late September and the common season set to start on October 19.