Raptors players Alan Anderson, Landry Fields, Kyle Lowry suffer injuriesPosted by Inside Hoops
The Toronto Raptors announced Thursday the following injury updates:
Guard-forward Alan Anderson has a partially torn plantar fascia in his left foot. Anderson is estimated to be out for 3-6 weeks during the rehabilitation process. Anderson sustained the injury with five seconds remaining in the third quarter of the November 10 game versus Philadelphia.
Forward-guard Landry Fields underwent ulnar nerve transposition surgery yesterday to address compression/entrapment in his right elbow. The surgery was performed by Dr. Andrew Weiland at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. There is no timetable for a return to basketball activity for Fields. He will be re-assessed in two weeks by Dr. Weiland.
Guard Kyle Lowry has a bruised cuboid bone in his right foot. He will be treated symptomatically with an estimated return time of 1-2 weeks. Lowry sustained the injury at the 1:29 mark of the second quarter November 6 at Oklahoma City.