Some rough news has reached the Chicago Bulls, as the star point guard Lonzo Ball may eventually have to undergo a knee surgery.
Unfortunately, things went from bad to worse for Chicago Bulls and Lonzo Ball with a knee injury. According to NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski, Ball has suffered a meniscus injury in his left knee.
Things have become too troublesome because Ball, it looks like he might need surgery. If that happens, Ball will be sidelined for the next four to six weeks, which of course would be a huge blow for Chicago as a whole.
Lonzo Ball knee surgery will suspend him for at least a month
Ball impressed in his first year with Chicago, scoring 13 points a game and adding 5.4 rebounds and 5.1 assists. The Bulls are also very strong this year, hitting a 28-15 record. Having said that, this team has lost five of the last seven games.
On Friday night, Chicago is ready to go Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks will be an interesting game. Unfortunately for the Bulls, Ball will not be fit for this game because of his knee injury.
Again, an official call has not been made about Ball being undergoing surgery, but there are some fans worried that it will. Hopefully Ball will be able to recover his knee and then bounce back in time to help Chicago close out the season strong and make a lot of noise in the knockout stages.
When the Bulls signed Ball’s four-year, $85 million monster to Ball, they hoped that he could be a standout defender for years to come. We should find out soon what Ball decides, as he’s weighing options on how to get his knee back to full strength.
https://fansided.com/2022/01/20/lonzo-ball-knee-injury-surgery-chicago-bulls/ Bulls’ Lonzo Ball may miss long time due to knee surgery