Saric’s right knee appeared to buckle when he landed on a jump stop while trying to score against Milwaukee’s Brook Lopez. Shortly afterward, he limped off the court and into the locker room.
The team confirmed the severity of the injury on Wednesday.
The 6-foot-10 Saric is one of the team’s main contributors off the bench, 평균화 4.8 포인트 및 2.6 rebounds in about 11 minutes per game. The team has relatively thin depth in the frontcourt, and turned to Torrey Craig and Frank Kaminsky to fill most of Saric’s minutes 에 118-105 승리 게임 내 1.
Craig has been a regular part of the playing rotation, but Kaminsky hasn’t seen much time in the postseason.