A strong season for New Orleans Pelicans guard Jrue Vacation is ending sooner than anticipated.
The group introduced at present that Vacation had profitable surgical procedure to restore a core muscle harm this morning. His timetable for return is six weeks and, with the Pelicans eradicated from playoff competition, his season is over. New Orleans has simply seven video games remaining in its season.
Jrue Vacation Medical Replace:
Vacation underwent profitable surgical procedure this morning to restore a core muscle harm.
Dr. William Meyers carried out the surgical procedure in Philadelphia.
Vacation’s anticipated timetable for return to basketball actions is roughly six weeks#Pelicanspic.twitter.com/g7QjNiwpqj
— New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) March 26, 2019
Vacation had missed the Pelicans’ final eight video games due to a decrease belly pressure. He’s within the midst of a career-best season, averaging 21.2 factors, 5 assists, 7.7 assists and 1.6 steals per sport in 67 video games (all begins). Different injures have affected the Pelicans of late, with Trevon Bluiett (proper thumb surgical procedure) and E’Twaun Moore (left quadriceps contusion) listed as out for tonight’s sport in opposition to the Atlanta Hawks (Eight ET, NBA League Go).
The Pelicans have struggled over their final 10 video games, going 2-Eight and is seeking to finish a six-game house shedding streak. Total, New Orleans has misplaced eight of its final 9 video games and, at 31-44, is within the midst of its worst end since 2016-17.