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Brook Lopez Out 10 to 14 Days, Mild Sprain to Reconstructed Foot

Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez is expected to miss 10-14 days due to a mild sprain on his surgically reconstructed foot. According to ESPN New York, Lopez suffered a minor soft tissue injury in his right foot during their most recent preseason game. If he needs more than 10 days to fully recover, the former all star could miss the Nets season opener in Boston. Lopez has missed...
Via Basketball Bicker
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Nets center Brook Lopez sidelined by sprained foot

  Brooklyn center Brook Lopez is expected to be sidelined for 10 days to two weeks after mildly spraining his right mid-foot Wednesday night in the Nets' exhibition game against Sacramento in China. The Nets said Thursday that X-rays and a CT scan in New York revealed no fractures or bone injuries. Lopez missed most of last season after breaking the foot Dec. 21 during a game at Philadelphia.
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Brook Lopez Out 10-14 Days With Foot Sprain

Brook Lopez sustained a mild right midfoot sprain in the first quarter of the Brooklyn Nets’ preseason contest against Sacramento on October 15th. "Brook Lopez experienced right foot soreness after being stepped on during the pre-season game against the Kings Wednesday night," said Billy King. "X-ray and CT scan studies...
Via RealGM
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Nets Center Brook Lopez Out Indefinitely With Foot Injury

Nets center Brook Lopez could miss the next two-weeks with a “soft tissue” injury in his right foot. It’s the same foot Lopez had surgically repaired last January. Lopez did not suffer a fracture to the foot which is a good thing. “X-ray and CT scan studies done Thursday in New York reveal no fractures or bone injuries,” Nets medical director Dr. Riley Williams II said...
Via Thacover2
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Brook Lopez out 10 to 14 days with "soft tissue" injury to right foot

Ohm Youngmisuk reports that Brook Lopez will be out for 10 days to two weeks with a "soft issue" injury to his surgically reconstructed right foot. Youngmisuk, citing league sources, reports the seven-footer "might miss the next 10 days to two weeks with a soft tissue injury in his surgically repaired right foot." He adds... The Brooklyn Nets center did...
Via Pro Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Hottest Players in the Preseason: Brook Lopez

Brook Lopez is back from a debilitating injury that kept him out for most of the 2013-2014 NBA season.  Lopez has played in both preseason games so far, and has been very effective.  In the first game, Lopez came back with a bang, posting 20 points and 5 rebounds in just 23 minutes.  This is the kind of game we’ve grown accustomed to seeing from Lopez, as he usually is high...
Via TopSportsReport
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Brooklyn Nets: Lionel Hollis Wants Brook Lopez to Toughen Up

Brooklyn Nets coach Lionel Hollins wants Brook Lopez to toughen up and play in the paint more. Yeah, like he hasn’t heard that before. Via the New  York Daily News: “Just being more aggressive, being tougher, rebounding better. Just being a force in the paint,” Hollins said when asked how he wants his 26-year-old center to improve. “When you’re 7-feet and 260 pounds, I’d...
Via Standing O Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Net concerns about Brook Lopez still afoot

Brook Lopez barreled into the paint for a layup, the biggest man on the floor embracing the contact and finishing at the rim near the end of a five-on-five drill in training camp. About 10 months ago, a very similar move in Philadelphia finished Lopez’s season, leaving him to face a scary reality about the rest of his career: any awkward landing or miscalculated jump can fracture...
Via Pro Sports Daily
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Brook Lopez’s progress and what it means to the Brooklyn Nets

On Tuesday, center Brook Lopez said he played in full games of five on five with his teammates at practice for the first time since his surgery. He claims to have felt just fine afterward, which is great news for the Brooklyn Nets. “It was great,” Lopez said Tuesday. “I got my second day of five-on-five in today. It’s been going well. It feels good to be back out there with...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Brook Lopez Dunks All Over His Brother

The Brooklyn Nets took on the New Orleans Hornets Tuesday night and there was a disturbing case of brother on brother crime which occurred. Brook Lopez didn’t hold back when he saw his brother blocking the rim during the third quarter and took the opportunity to create a poster of Robin to show off to the rest of the family. The result was near catastrophic, and we would love...
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss
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