Huerter was diagnosed with a left rotator cuff strain with an associated shoulder capsule strain and will be re-evaluated in two weeks, Chris Kirschner of The Athletic reports.
Huerter suffered the injury during Tuesday's game against the Nuggets and a subsequent MRI confirmed the severity of the issue. He'll receive treatment and rehab over the next two weeks with the hope of returning before the end of November. In the meantime, Cam Reddish should see an uptick in minutes in Huerter's absence.
Coach Lloyd Pierce said it's going to take some time for Huerter to recover from his shoulder injury, Chris Kirschner of The Athletic reports.
Huerter tweaked his shoulder during Tuesday's game against the Nuggets, and while his MRI showed no signs of a tear, per Sarah K. Spencer of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, it sounds like the second-year player could still be in for a lengthy absence. The Hawks are still waiting for team doctors to take a closer look at Huerter's MRI results before offering a timetable for his return. In the meantime, Cam Reddish is starting in his place Thursday against the Suns.
Huerter (shoulder) is listed as out for Thursday's game against the Suns, Chris Kirschner of The Athletic reports.
Huerter suffered a left shoulder injury during the third quarter of Tuesday's game against the Nuggets and ultimately didn't return. While X-rays came back clean, he underwent an MRI on Wednesday to confirm the severity of the issue; Huerter's test results will be further evaluated by team doctors before a timetable for his return is determined. Seeing as he's headed back to Atlanta for further evaluation, it wouldn't be surprising if Huerter missed the remainder of Atlanta's road trip, which concludes with back-to-back games against the two Los Angeles teams Saturday and Sunday.
Huerter has been ruled out for the remainder of Tuesday's game against the Suns due to left shoulder pain.
Huerter was removed from the contest early in the third quarter after colliding with Denver's Nikola Jokic. The injury spelled a premature end to a productive night for Huerter, who put up 11 points (4-4 FG, 3-3 3Pt), four rebounds and three assists in 16 minutes. He should tentatively be considered questionable for Thursday's game against the Suns.
Huerter went to the locker room during Tuesday's contest versus the Nuggets, Chris Kirschner of The Athletic reports.
Huerter appeared to injure his left arm after taking a hit from Nikola Jokic. He should be considered questionable to return Tuesday.
Huerter had 15 points (5-12 FG, 3-8 3PT, 2-2 FT), five rebounds and two assists in 31 minutes during Sunday's 124-113 loss at Portland.
Huerter was coming off back-to-back double-digit scoring efforts from the bench, and he extended that streak to three games even though he shot under 50 percent from the field for the eighth time in nine games. Given his solid scoring form of late -- 14.6 points per game in his last three outings -- he might remain in the starting unit Tuesday at Denver.
Huerter will start Sunday's game against the Blazers, Chris Kirschner of The Athletic reports.
Huerter has logged one start thus far, but he's mostly come off the bench as he battles early season knee soreness. The move into the starting five is a positive sign for fantasy owners who've held on to Huerter, as it could signify that he's ready to handle a larger night-to-night workload. The Maryland product played a season-high 30 minutes in Friday's loss to Sacramento.
Huerter (knee) is active for Sunday's contest versus Portland, Jamie Hudson of NBC Sports Northwest reports.
As expected, Huerter will be available, presumably off the bench, for Sunday's matchup. Huerter has been nursing knee pain throughout the season but hasn't missed a game yet.
Huerter, due to a right knee bruise, is probable for Sunday's matchup against the Trail Blazers, Sarah K. Spencer of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.
Huerter has been dealing with knee pain this season, but he's played every game and has been ramping up his workload. Across the past four games, he's averaging 10.8 points, 3.8 rebounds and 2.0 assists in 26.3 minutes.
Huerter had 17 points (6-10 FG, 4-7 3PT. 1-1 FT), three rebounds and four assists during Atlanta's 121-109 loss against the Kings on Friday.
Huerter delivered his best scoring output of the season while topping the 30-minute mark for the first time in the current campaign. He has scored in double digits in each of his two outings coming off the bench, and he will aim to solidify his two bounce-back performances on the road against Portland on Sunday.
Huerter, who is on a 30-minute limit Tuesday, will come off the bench against the Spurs, Kevin Chouinard of the Hawks' official site reports.
Huerter drew a start on Halloween with Trae Young sidelined, but with Young back, Huerter will come off the bench while Cam Reddish starts at shooting guard. Huerter has seen 20-plus minutes three times this season, averaging 7.7 points, 2.7 assists and 2.7 rebounds.
Huerter will be on a 30-minute limit Tuesday against San Antonio, Ben Ladner of Sports Illustrated reports.
Huerter logged a season-high 26 minutes in Thursday's loss to Miami, and his minutes limit has since increased to 30. He's averaging 6.2 points, 3.2 assists and three rebounds over five games this season and is set to come off the bench Tuesday.
Huerter will start Thursday's game against the Heat, KL Chouinard of Hawks.com reports.
Huerter will remain limited to around 25 minutes as he deals with a sore knee, but this will represent his first move into the starting lineup of the season. He'll get the nod at shooting guard, while Cam Reddish starts at point guard in place of the injured Trae Young.
Huerter is starting at shooting guard Thursday against the Heat, Kevin Chouinard of the Hawks' official site reports.
With Trae Young (ankle) unavailable, Cam Reddish will get the start at point guard while Huerter makes his first start of the season at shooting guard. While Huerter is set for a slight workload increase, he'll still be capped at around 25 minutes Thursday as the Hawks ease him back from a knee injury.
Huerter will be limited to 25 minutes or fewer Thursday against the Heat, Sarah K. Spencer of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.
The Hawks will continue to keep an eye on Huerter's workload as he works his way back up to full speed from a lingering knee issue. Through his first four games, Huerter is averaging 6.0 points, 3.8 assists and 2.8 rebounds across 18.5 minutes. He saw 20 minutes of action Monday against the Sixers and 19 minutes in Tuesday's loss to Miami.
Huerter will be held to 20 minutes or fewer Tuesday night against the Heat, Sarah K. Spencer of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.
Huerter faced the exact same minutes restriction in Atlanta's last game Monday against the Sixers. He finished with six points, three assists, two steals and two rebounds over 20 minutes in a 105-103 loss.
Huerter will be limited to around 20 minutes Monday against the 76ers, Chris Kirschner of The Athletic reports.
The Hawks will continue to monitor Huerter's workload as the 21-year-old continues to work past a lingering knee issue. Through the first two games of the season, Huerter has tallied 10 points, nine assists and six rebounds in 35 minutes.
Huerter scored 10 points (3-7 FG, 2-5 3PT, 2-2 FT) to go along with four assists, two rebounds and one block during Atlanta's 103-99 win over Orlando on Saturday.
Huerter was expected to log around 20 minutes due to a lingering knee issue, and he improved from his scoreless debut to start the season. He will likely continue coming off the bench in the upcoming matches, something that will reduce his upside. Atlanta will play against Philadelphia next Monday.
Huerter will be limited to around 20 minutes Saturday against the Magic, KL Chouinard of Hawks.com reports.
Huerter will come off the bench again Saturday, as the Hawks go with Cam Reddish at shooting guard. The second-year guard has been battling knee pain since the start of training camp.
Huerter (knee) will be limited to 15 minutes off the bench in Thursday's season opener against the Pistons, Kevin Chouinard of the Hawks' official site reports.
Huerter went through practice with no issues Wednesday, but the Hawks will play it safe and ease him into action. Cam Reddish will start in his place Thursday, though Huerter is expected to rejoin the starting five once he's ready to handle a full workload.
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