MANILA, Philippines–NLEX confirmed on Monday that Kevin Alas suffered an ACL harm in his left knee in the course of the Street Warriors’ close-shaved loss to the Terrafirma Dyip within the PBA Commissioner’s Cup over the weekend.
The Street Warriors mentioned the prognosis turned official after they obtained the outcomes of an MRI that was completed instantly after Alas went down within the second quarter of their 113-112 defeat at Ynares Heart in Antipolo Metropolis.
“The NLEX Street Warriors have confirmed that Kevin Alas suffered a torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL), as revealed by the MRI outcomes obtained on Monday and confirmed by well-known orthopedic surgeon Dr. Raul Canlas,” the staff mentioned in an announcement.
”The staff is at present assessing the extent of the harm and formulating a plan for Alas’s restoration. Our ideas are with Kevin Alas, and we want him a speedy and profitable rehabilitation course of,” NLEX added.
Street Warriors coach Frankie Lim mentioned their medical staff initially feared that Alas sustained an ACL for the third time, the earlier two on his proper knee.
Alas, nonetheless, did stroll underneath on his personal energy after falling down virtually a minute into the second quarter of the sport on Saturday.
He additionally attended the PBA Press Corps Awards Night time which was held as of posting time, strolling a bit gingerly.