Spurs' Dejounte Murray Suffers Torn ACL: Report
San Antonio Spurs start line guard Dejounte Murray has torn the ACL in his proper knee, in keeping with a number of experiences.
Murray, 22, suffered the damage within the second quarter of Sunday's preseason loss to the Houston Rockets. While driving to the basket, Murray planted his foot to raise in the direction of the rim when he as an alternative crashed to the ground in ache. The Spurs' medical workers introduced a wheelchair onto the courtroom to cart Murray into the locker room, however he waved them off and walked to the again underneath his personal energy because the AT&T Center broke into applause.
In his second 12 months within the NBA final season, Murray took over for Tony Parker because the Spurs' start line guard, averaging Eight.1 factors, 5.7 rebounds and a couple of.9 assists per sport. He additionally grew to become the youngest participant ever to make an All-Defensive Team.
The Spurs may also be with out rookie taking pictures guard Lonnie Walker IV for 6-Eight weeks, on account of a torn proper medial meniscus.