Detroit Pistons guard Cade Cunningham (21) ends the season.
‘ESPN’ quoted a source on the 13th (Korean time) and said that Cunningham would not be able to play the rest of the season as he underwent surgery to treat his left shin.
Cunningham, the 1st overall pick in the 2021 draft, has not played since November 10th. The team and the player’s representative finally decided to undergo surgery after being diagnosed by multiple medical staff.
ESPN explained the background of the decision, saying that it decided to have surgery on Monday in local time when there was no improvement even after taking a break for a month. 스포츠토토
Cunningham, who was selected for the All-Rookie Team by averaging 17.4 points, 5.5 rebounds, 5.6 assists and 1.2 steals in 64 games last season, averaged 19.9 points, 6.2 rebounds, 6.0 assists and 0.8 steals in 12 games this season.
Regardless of whether or not he participates, his team, Detroit, is struggling. In the 12 games he played, he recorded 3 wins and 9 losses, and even after leaving, he recorded 4 wins and 13 losses. They are at the bottom of the league with a total of 7 wins and 22 losses.