INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) – Indiana Pacers Star Victor Oladipo leaves the game on Wednesday with a serious knee injury.
The injury occurred about four minutes before the second quarter of the Pacers game against Toronto. Oladipo ran back into the defense as he fell to the ground under the basket of Raptors.
Oladipo left the game on a stretcher, which the Pacers described as a serious knee injury. He was seen on the television program of Fox Sports Indiana, who held his right knee and moaned in pain.
The team said Oladipo will have an injured knee MRI on Thursday. ESPN NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski reported that the Pacers fear that the injury will require an operation that will end the season of Oladipo.
Pacers feared the preliminary test with fears that Victor Oladipo suffered a seasonal knee injury that will require surgery. On Thursday he will undergo an MRI.
– Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) January 24, 2019
Former Pacer Paul George, who suffered a tragic injury, and other NBA stars paused at Pacer's standout.
Prayers High VO 🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾
– Paul George (@Yg_Trece) January 24, 2019
Oladipo missed eleven games with a knee injury earlier this season. He has an average of just over 19 points and nearly six rebounds per game this season.