Chet Holmgren had reportedly suffered a foot injury that could derail his rookie season before it began, per NBA insider Shams Charania.
Exams show Chet Holmgren has potential torn ligaments in his foot, sources said. A timetable is being determined based on further evaluations. https://t.co/vig5zWOSzz— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) August 24, 2022
According to Charania, exams showed that Holmgren “potentially” tore some ligaments in his foot. The Oklahoma City Thunder will set a timetable after determining the extent of the No. 2 overall picks injuries. The former Gonzaga standout reportedly suffered the injury while playing at a Jamal Crawford CrawsOver Pro-Am game that featured LeBron James, Jayson Tatum, Dejounte Murray, Paolo Banchero, and Tari Eason.
Holmgren averaged 12 points, 7.7 rebounds, 2.3 assists, and 2.0 blocks per game during the three games he played at the Las Veagas Summer League.