- UFC 200: A victory for Jon Jones would mean rebirthPosted 7 months ago
- LeBron James: Legacy Defined for Cleveland’s KingPosted 7 months ago
- Jessica Andrade moving to strawweight for next fightPosted 9 months ago
- How Conor McGregor has changed the UFC foreverPosted 11 months ago
- Jeff Hornacek fired as Phoenix Suns head coachPosted 12 months ago
- Pacific Division wins NHL All-Star Game; John Scott voted MVPPosted 12 months ago
- Hendricks, Thompson to headline now free UFC 196Posted 12 months ago
- Jon Jones to rescue UFC 196? Not likelyPosted 12 months ago
- Emmanuel Omogbo plays despite personal tradegyPosted 1 year ago
- Chris Weidman training for title rematchPosted 1 year ago
Al Horford out indefinitely with a tear of his right pectoral muscle
- Updated: December 28, 2013
Al Horford is out indefinitely with a tear of his right pectoral muscle. According to David Aldridge of NBA.com, the Hawks do not know if he will be out for the whole season, but know he will be out for a while.
“We will work with Al and complete our due diligence to determine the next best steps,” Hawks GM Danny Ferry stated. “Injuries are part of the challenge of an NBA season.”
In January 2012, he tore his left pectoral muscle, playing only 11 games and was not healthy for four months.
This is a huge loss for the Hawks. Horford was having one of his best seasons statistically, ranking in the top 15 for centers in points, assists, rebounds and blocks. To add, Horford is one of six players who leads his team in points/rebounds per game.
Follow Harrison Malkin on Twitter @HarrisonSports1
Facebook.com/FullScaleSports Twitter: @FullScaleSport
Photo Credit: (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)