Brook Lopez Injury UpdateUp to the minute news and rumors on Brook Lopez's injury
NEW YORK -- As Brook Lopez hobbled on crutches at halftime to discuss his latest foot surgery with reporters, rookie Mason Plumlee was giving the Nets a surprising glimpse of how good he could be one day. On Sunday night, Plumlee held his own against New Orleans’ former No. 1 overall pick Anthony Davis, delivering a Davis-like stat line of 22 points, 13 rebounds, three steals and two blocks. Plumlee’s energy and athleticism sparked the Nets’ 93-81 win over the Pelicans.
Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez is confident that he’ll regain his health after undergoing yet another surgery to repair his broken right foot Jan. 4. “It’s going to work,” Lopez told the New York Post. “I’m definitely thinking that way. Some people say, ‘If this doesn’t work ...’ I won’t think that. I’m definitely thinking the other way." Lopez suffered a season-ending fractured fifth metatarsal of his right foot Dec.
Jason Kidd talks about the lineup changes, the contest against the Cavs and provides injury updates on Deron Williams and Brook Lopez.
ESPNNewYork.com's Ohm Youngmisuk discusses the devestating news that Nets' All-Star center Brook Lopez will be out for the rest of the season with a broken foot.