Jusuf Nurkić Undergoes Wrist Surgery
Portland center will wear a splint for four weeks and be re-evaluated in six weeks
PORTLAND, Ore. (January 19, 2021) – Portland center Jusuf Nurkic underwent surgery today to repair a fracture in his right wrist, it was announced by Trail Blazers president of basketball operations Neil Olshey.
The procedure was performed by Dr. Steven Shin at the Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute in Los Angeles.
Nurkic will wear a splint for four weeks and be re-evaluated in six weeks.
His status will be updated accordingly.