Boogie had been averaging 25.2 points, 12.9 rebounds, 5.4 assists, 1.6 steals, and 1.6 blocks per contest, helping to lead New Orleans to a 27-21 start and sixth place in the West. He was voted a starter for February’s All-Star game in Los Angeles.
The NBA family reacted to the devastating news on social media:
— Anthony Davis (@AntDavis23) January 27, 2018
Thoughts out to @boogiecousins! Hope you good big fella. 🙏🏾
— LeBron James (@KingJames) January 27, 2018
My prayers go out to @boogiecousins 🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾
— DWade (@DwyaneWade) January 27, 2018
prayers up to @boogiecousins. hate to see that happen. come back stronger and better.
— Blake Griffin (@blakegriffin32) January 27, 2018
Damn man . Prayers up cur cuz @boogiecousins 🙏🏽. Speedy recovery my G.
— CJ McCollum (@CJMcCollum) January 27, 2018
Praying hard for my brother @boogiecousins right now!!! God’s got you fam
— Isaiah Thomas (@isaiahthomas) January 27, 2018
Damn bruh!!!!! I’m sick to my stomach with the news about my lil bro @boogiecousins 🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾 PRAYERS UP!!! You will be back stronger bro!!!
— Garrett Temple (@GTemp14) January 27, 2018
Prayers going up for @boogiecousins, speedy and healthy recovery big fella!!!Never want to see that. 🙏🏾
— DeAndre Jordan (@DeAndre) January 27, 2018
Prayers go out for @boogiecousins…Stay positive through this man!
— Gordon Hayward (@gordonhayward) January 27, 2018
Stay Strong Big Dawg, You A Monster And Dont Let This Break You, All Love @boogiecousins 🙏🏽
— Dejounte Murray (@DejounteMurray) January 27, 2018
Prayers up to truly one of the realist and best we got in the association @boogiecousins
— 7even (@iAmSJ) January 27, 2018
Prayers up @boogiecousins 🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼
— Devin Booker (@DevinBook) January 27, 2018
Get better soon, Boogie!