Injury update: Alen Smailagic out for six weeks

2022-11-23 18:53

Alen Smailagic tore the tendon in the fourth finger of the right hand.

Credit: FIBA
Credit FIBA

Following his long-term recovery from a hamstring injury, Alen Smailagic is out of basketball again. He is expected to miss six weeks due to the torn tendon in his fourth finger of the right hand, per the official announcement.

His injured arm was immobilized, as Partizan Belgrade further reports.

Smailagic sustained an injury during the last night's game against FC Barcelona.

Alen Smailagic

Alen  Smailagic
Alen  Smailagic
MIN: 6.38
PTS: 7 (80%)
REB: 1.5
As: 0
ST: 0
BL: 0.5
TO: 0
GM: 2

This season, the 22-year-old played in two EuroLeague games, averaging 7.0 points, 1.5 rebounds, and 6.5 PIR.

Smailagic is not the only sidelined Partizan player. Bolsa Koprivica continues to recover from the bone fraction in his right hand, while Aleksa Avramovic will be out until December due to right hand injury.


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