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Through his official Facebook, Danilo Gallinari confirmed the worst fears of Thursday night’s injury against the Mavericks, he has a torn ACL and he is done for the year.
Gallinari was carted off the court after driving through the lane and suffering a non-contact left knee injury with 4:28 to go in the second quarter.
According to Danilo Gallinari’s Facebook, translated from Italian:
The diagnostic investigations revealed the rupture of the “anterior cruciate ligament.” In the coming days, Danilo will resume work on strengthening the knee to deal with the surgical preparation.
The Denver Nuggets confirmed the news:
An MRI exam today revealed that Denver Nuggets F Danilo Gallinari suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in his left knee during Thursday night’s game against the Dallas Mavericks.
The MRI showed no signs of other ligament or meniscus damage…Surgery will be scheduled at a later date, and a prognosis for a full recovery is excellent.
BEST OF MAXIM
The Nuggets are still marching along nicely into the playoffs. They got the win last night over the Dallas Mavericks, but they may have lost Danilo Gallinari. As Gallinari was driving to the basket, his knee buckled awkwardly, and Gallinari couldn't even take another step with that leg. Gallinari's reaction makes the knee injury look serious. The team will have him...
HOW'D THAT GO IN?
We've posted some impressive circus shots here on That NBA Lottery Pick but this one by Denver Nuggets forward Danilo Gallinari might be the best of the season.It happened in the fourth quarter against the Utah Jazz as Denver lead by ten points.Danilo caught the ball near the basket and somehow while falling down with two Jazz defenders draped over him, he makes the shot:
Danilo Gallinari and the Denver Nuggets have really perfected the NBA’s best celebration, and I can and will watch this on repeat for the next 24 hours. It is hard not to smile or laugh like a little child after seeing the Nuggets bench erupt in what is now being dubbed the ‘Italian celebration.” The kiss from Danilo is priceless.
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As expected, Danilo Gallinari of the Denver Nuggets has been diagnosed with a torn ACL and will miss the remainder of the season, the team has announced.There were initial leaks that Gallinari would be out for the rest of the year due to the injury, but the Nuggets made the news official yesterday. If there is good news to be had in this, the team did say that no other torn ligaments...
Danilo Gallinari and his Denver Nuggets teammates celebrated a late three-ball by Gallo that helped down the Jazz on Wednesday night with an ‘Italian kiss’ to the hand:
Denver Nuggets forward Danilo Gallinari appeared to suffer a serious injury to his left knee Thursday night against the Dallas Mavericks.
Gallinari's left knee buckled inward as he drove to the basket for a layup in the first half. He gave up the ball, grabbed his knee and hopped to the sideline, where he sat down, writhing in pain as Darren Collison scored at the other end...
The Denver Nuggets will take on the rest of the 2013 season and beyond without one of their star players.
Danilo Gallinari, an all-around small forward, will miss the remainder of the 2012-13 season with a torn ACL, according to the Nuggets. Gallinari injured his left knee in Friday’s game against the Dallas Mavericks.
The 24-year-old has averaged 16.2 points, 5.2 rebounds and...
This is a bad injury at a bad time for the surging Denver Nuggets.
Nuggets forward Danilo Gallinari, suffered a serious knee injury in last night’s game against the Dallas Mavericks. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, it’s most likely a tear of the ACL.
Initial exam suggests likely torn ACL for Denver’s Danilo Gallinari, source tells Y! “Ligament was loose,”...
Danilo Gallinari of the Denver Nuggets' went down hard on Thursday night against the Dallas Mavericks.
Denver Nuggets second leading scorer, Danilo Gallinari was carted off the court Wednesday night after suffering a left knee injury against the Dallas Mavericks. With 4:28 to go in the second quarter, Gallinari drove to the basket and planted his left leg in the area of defender Darren Collison. It is unclear if there was contact with Collison.
Danilo Gallinari will miss the remainder of the season.
That jumpshot of Danilo Gallinari? Bellissimo!
The young Italian sharpshooter had 21 points in Denver’s 113-96 win over the Utah Jazz Wednesday, and he showed us how the Nuggets get down with their Italian celebration after he makes big shots.
Love the celebration, still not buying the Nuggets as a championship contender.
Danilo Gallinari warned for pathetic flop...
DENVER (AP) — Wilson Chandler scored 21 points in place of the injured Danilo Gallinari to help the Denver Nuggets beat the Houston Rockets 132-114 Saturday for their 20th consecutive win at home, matching a team record., http://juicedsportsblog.com/sports-news/news/nuggets-tie-team-mark-with-20th-straight-home-win-yahoo-sports