Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic undergoes wrist surgery
Portland says Nurkic will be reevaluated in six weeks.
PORTLAND, Ore. – 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 reevaluated in six weeks.
His status will be updated accordingly.