Originally written on Sports Injury Alert  |  Last updated 10/29/13
 J. Michael of CSNWashington.com reported that on Monday, Washington Wizards’ rookie Otto Porter had an MRI on his right hip flexor. Porter, selected 3rd in this year’s draft out of Georgetown, hasn’t practiced or participated in any full-contact drills since the summer.  He has been able to workout with the Wizards’ athletic trainer, but doesn’t appear to be ready to return any time soon. Porter played in only three games in the Las Vegas summer league due to hamstring soreness in the same leg and coach Randy Wittman said that Porter’s significantly behind in learning the system and is not yet in game shape. A two-year starter at Georgetown, Porter averaged 9.7 points and 6.8 rebounds as a freshman. He exploded offensively during his sophomore year and averaged 16.2 points and shot over 42 percent from three-point range. Other forwards currently on the Wizards’ roster include Trevor Ariza, Trevor Booker, Al Harrington, Chris Singleton and Jan Vesely.  So the Wizards have some ...
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