Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert is expected to miss four-to-six weeks with a bone bruise in his right knee, according to a report by The Vertical.
Gobert sustained the injury on Friday against the Miami Heat when guard Dion Waiters fell into his knee.
Sources: Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert is expected to miss 4-to-6 weeks with a bone bruise in his right knee. Gobert suffered the injury Friday against Miami.
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Gobert, 25, is averaging 13.9 points and 10.5 rebounds this season in 12 games, shooting a staggering 62.0 percent from the field.
The Jazz are 6-7 on the season and will miss Gobert’s presence the most on the defensive end.