Michael Carter-Williams Out For Season With Torn Labrum

by March 09, 2018
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Hornets guard Michael Carter-Williams will undergo surgery on a torn labrum in his left shoulder and will miss the remainder of the season.

Carter-Williams, the 2013-14 Rookie of the Year, suffered the injury during the second quarter of the Hornets’ 98-103 loss to Toronto on Sunday.

Per Hornets press release:

Hornets guard Michael Carter-Williams has suffered a posterior labral tear in his left shoulder. The injury was confirmed after Carter-Williams underwent an MRI and was examined by Hornets team orthopedist Dr. Marc Cook of Novant Health.

The injury occurred with 4:05 left in the second quarter of Charlotte’s game at Toronto on March 4. Carter-Williams will undergo surgery to address the injury and will miss the remainder of the season.