Steven Adams had successful surgery to repair a fracture in his right hand and will be re-evaluated in three weeks, the team announced Monday.
Adams injured his hand in the second quarter Sunday against the Clippers. He immediately exited the game, but briefly returned to shoot his free throws. He took them left-handed, making airballing the first and making the second.
Three weeks would have Adams returning on March 2, which would only be nine games absent because of the All-Star break. Adams was set to participate in the Rising Stars Challenge for a second consecutive season but will now need to be replaced. Keep Reading…