Malik Monk Day-to-Day After Thumb Injury Initially Diagnosed as Fracture

Charlotte Hornets' Malik Monk answers a question during an end of season news conference for the NBA basketball team in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, April 11, 2018. The Hornets wrapped up what new GM Mitch Kupchak said has to be considered a

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Malik Monk just caught a break by avoiding one.

According to a press release from the Charlotte Hornets, “After originally being diagnosed as a right thumb fracture in Las Vegas, Monk’s images were further reviewed by the Hornets team physicians and it has been determined that his thumb is not fractured. His status will now be listed as day-to-day.”

Monk was originally slated to be re-evaluated in six to eight weeks.


This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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via Bleacher Report – NBA

July 10, 2018 at 03:28PM


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