Back injured. Will need surgery.
I think you can stick a fork in this year.
Rivers said Sullinger began experiencing back discomfort two weeks ago, but the coach doesn’t expect it will be a major injury.
“There’s nothing, I don’t think, that is bad, just spasms,” Rivers said. “When you have a back, you have a back, it’s not one thing, it’s
“I’m not that concerned. Can his miss games here or there? He may, but it’s not anything [long-term] or anything like that.
“My guess is he plays with it every day. I keep saying, because I had a back injury my whole career, once you have a back, you have a back. It never goes away. You just have to play through it.”
Of course, Sullinger dropped in the draft due to his back.
Edited by Jeff Van GULLY, 01 February 2013 - 03:35 PM.