Blazers Nurkic suffers from devastating foot trauma
PORTLAND, Ore. – The Trail Blazers' center, Jusuf Nurkic, came out on a stretch after an apparent heavy left-hand injury in a double extraordinary working time against Brooklyn Nets on Monday night. in a tangle of bodies under the basket. Once they hit the floor, the Nets players around him saw the severity of the trauma and stepped back. Immediately, stretchers were called and with the help of several blazers – Damian Lillard, Rodney Hood and Al-Faruk Aminu – the 7-meter Bosnian was loaded. Lillard said. "I think he tried to tilt him, he broke the glass and I saw him hit the ground and quickly overturned, and I thought maybe he was hit on the face or something. everyone else is spinning fast and they leave, and then I look at his leg ̵
1; and you just hate seeing it happen to him. "
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"That's right," Lillard said. Haywright's terrible injury, which happened at night of the season 2017-18 BL Az terrier coach Terry Stotz said Nurkic was taken to a local hospital and had nothing else to add. "It's devastating," Stotz said.
Stotz describes Blazger's dressing room as "silent" and ahead Zack Collins said he was "almost as we have lost." Enes Canter said the team had kept a moment of silence for Nurkick following the game.
"No one could say anything," said Canter.
This is a crushing blow to the Blazers who have been invaded in recent weeks despite CJ McCollum's knee injury that has removed him in the last few weeks. They continued to defeat the Nets in a double extra time of 148-144, which ended with six consecutive appearances for the Blazers' playoffs.
"We did not celebrate," Stats said. : 22 left in the second and Blazers scored two points. They continued to close the Nets, with a big three-handed Hood and some free throws from Seth Curry, which sealed the victory. "Honestly, I think it's natural for us, after something like that, you say," Okay, we'll finish the job and we'll do it, "Lillard said when playing after the injury." Because, first of all, he would not. "Let's regret ourselves and regret Nork and do not care so much."
"So we'll finish the job, try to get the game, but I think after the game, then I do not know what else to say. "
About Nurkick The Blazers have a Canter, which was signed after New York and Collins were dropped
24-year-old Nurkich has an average of 15.4 points and 10.3 rebounds in 71 games this season, and ended on Monday with 32 points and 16 rebounds before leaving
"I hate seeing him have to go through something like this "His best season is in the NBA," Lillard says. We will continue through the season, trying to obviously secure our place in the playoffs, find our position and then have a post-season so that something like that happens. You never want to see this for your friend or teammate, and then especially as a player, you do not want to see anyone going through this.
"And that will also be difficult for our team, and CJ has already come out and now he's got a serious injury, so every time you watch him it was a blow."  Earlier this season, Nets experienced a similar situation Caris LeVert left the court in a chair with towels over his leg in what was supposed to be a serious trauma to his feet. [LeVert се върна този сезон, след като му е поставена диагноза с разместване в крака си.]
Net's whole team arrived at Nurkick to wish him well, so as he walks out of the floor of the Nike Kenny Atkinson coach for Nurkick's injury. "They do not talk about the game or lose they talk about a player who has a great game and a player, and just pray that this is not a long-term thing and can go back. It just takes the wind away, it's just not the same. We went through it, so it's hard – hard for the crowd, hard for everyone. "