SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Jazz say guard Dante Exum underwent surgical procedure to restore a partially torn patellar tendon in his proper knee and will probably be sidelined indefinitely.
Exum had the process carried out by Dr. Neal ElAttrache on Wednesday in Los Angeles. Exum will quickly start rehabilitation.
The 23-year-old appeared in 42 video games this season, averaging 6.9 factors and a couple of.6 assists. The fifth general choose in 2014, Exum missed all however 14 video games in 2017-18 after struggling a preseason shoulder damage. He additionally missed the 2015-16 season with a knee damage.
Final summer time, the Jazz introduced Exum again on a three-year extension value round $33 million.