Lakers’ Talen Horton-Tucker has surgery to repair torn ligament in thumb, to be reevaluated in four weeks

Getty Images Injuries are already starting to creep in for the Los Angeles Lakers, and we’re just in the preseason. After missing L.A.’s exhibition game against the Phoenix Suns on Sunday, Lakers guard Talen Horton-Tucker underwent surgery...

Pelicans’ Zion Williamson had surgery on fractured right foot, expected back ‘in time for the regular season’

Getty Images The New Orleans Pelicans announced some eyebrow-raising news at their media day Monday morning. Pelicans vice president David Griffin informed the media that All-Star forward Zion Williamson underwent surgery to repair a fractured foot...

Auburn’s Flanigan has Achilles surgery, out 12-14 weeks

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) Auburn guard Allen Flanigan has had surgery to repair a right Achilles injury and is expected to be out 12-14 weeks. Auburn announced Tuesday that Flanigan sustained a non-basketball injury. He could miss...

Hawks center Onyeka Okongwu out six months after having surgery to repair torn labrum, per report

Atlanta Hawks big man Onyeka Okongwu, the No. 6 overall pick in the 2020 NBA Draft, had surgery Wednesday to repair a torn labrum in his right shoulder, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. He is expected...