Lawrence Frank, president of operations of the Clippers, reiterate that Kawhi Leonard has experienced a “significant rehabilitation” of your anterior cruciate ligament injury, but I made it clear that “nobody knows” the time frame in which to return the star of the team and not even if he will be able to play this season.
Leonard underwent surgery to repair a partial tear in the right anterior cruciate ligament on July 13 and is expected to be out for an extended period. “Oh we don’t even know that”Frank said when asked if he could ensure that Leonard will play this season. “I think at this point, no one knows when he is recovering from an ACL injury, or the length of time.”.
I think at this point, no one knows when he is recovering from an ACL injury, nor the length of time
And at the insistence of journalists on this issue, the leader of the Los Angeles team wanted to settle the issue: “Even to avoid asking you all year round about the same thing, I already tell you that no one knows. Just work hard every day to improve., has a very detailed plan with a large group of recuperators and we’ll let your body and the doctors tell us when the time is right “.
To avoid asking you all year round about the same thing, I already tell you that nobody knows. You work hard every day to get better, but we’ll let the doctors and your body tell us when the time is right.
Leonard he injured his knee during the last quarter of the fourth game of the Western Conference semifinals against Utah Jazz on June 14th. He missed the last eight playoff games of the Clippers with what the team called at first a right knee sprain.
Ibaka will return shortly after his back operation
The pvot Serge Ibaka, to return to work shortly after being back surgery in June during the playoffs, be limited and participate in non-contact drills to start the training campus, according to Frank.
Frank he also did not want to discuss whether the players and Clippers are fully vaccinated: “When it comes to speaking on behalf of the players or team workers, I do not feel comfortable sharing that type of personal information, nor what are my beliefs, what we spread and what we educate everyone in the organization. “