Ato Gordon out indefinitely from Denver Nuggets after dog bit him on Christmas Day and caused injuries to his face and hand.
“Aaron is in good condition and stay away from the team while he recovers,” said the Denver franchise. this Wednesday in a statement.
Shams Charania, one of the journalists with the best sources within the NBA, assured on The Athletic portal that the injuries to his face and his right hand (with which he shoots basket) required 21 stitches.
Gordon I participated on December 25 in the victory against the Golden State Warriors so the incident with the dog had to happen after that encounter.
Key piece in the Nikola Jokic and Jamal Murray Nuggets who last year won the first NBA title in their history, Gordon has this season averages of 13.6 points, 6.9 rebounds and 3.4 assists per game. The Nuggets are second in the West with a balance of 22-10 only behind the Minnesota Timberwolves, who have a record of 22-7.