Pau Gasol Out 6 Weeks With Partial Tear in Foot
Pau Gasol said he felt a pop in his right foot during Tuesday’s win over the Nets, and later admitted he was worried sick about what an MRI today would reveal. Unfortunately, his hunch was correct. A league source tells CBS Sports that Gasol has a partial tear of his plantar fascia and will miss at least six weeks (and possibly as much as three months if he opts for surgery):
Pau Gasol has a partial tear of his plantar fascia and is expected to be out at least six weeks, league source tells @cbssports.
— Ken Berger (@KBergCBS) February 6, 2013