Avdija (ankle) is doing everything full speed but hasn't participated in any scrimmages, freelance NBA reporter Quinton Mayo reports. It sounds like the Wizards are just being cautious with the second-year forward coming off a broken ankle he suffered in April. It seems likely he'll be ready for the opener, and it's possible he'll participate in some preseason action.
Avdija (ankle) will be held out of Summer League due to an ankle injury. After suffering the ankle injury late last season, the second-year forward was cleared to play in Summer League, but the team chose to play it safe and hold off on his return for now. Avdija should be fully healthy by the time preseason rolls around in early October.
Avdija (ankle) has resumed some light running and jumpshooting, freelance NBA reporter Quinton Mayo reports. Avdija suffered a right fibular hairline fracture in April, cutting short his rookie year. However, he's made tangible progress since then. Avdija appeared in 54 games, averaging averaged 6.3 points, 4.9 rebounds and 1.2 assists. It seems like he'll be ready for training camp, and he could see an increased role in 2021-22.
Avdija (ankle) provided an update on his injury recovery in a recent episode of the "Off The Bench" podcast, saying that he has shed his walking boot as he continues rehab. It's been nearly eight weeks since Avdija suffered a hairline fracture in his right ankle, and it was previously reported that he would make a full recovery in 12 weeks. It sounds like the 20-year-old is making good progress in his recovery, and he said in the podcast appearance that he plans to start running soon as he works to get back in shape. The rookie missed on the playoffs due to the injury after averaging 6.3 points, 4.9 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game in the regular season.
Avdija (ankle) is expected to make a full recovery in 12 weeks after he suffered a right fibular hairline fracture, Fred Katz of The Athletic reports. Avdija will be able to return to basketball activities around mid-July, the team expects, after he suffered the injury during Wednesday's game against Golden State. It was confirmed that he won't need surgery, but the rookie is still done for the season.
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