The Chicago Bulls were the first team to be decimated with COVID-19 and the first to postpone games (against the Pistons, at Raptors) during the 2021-22 season.
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Now, as some of its key players begin to return from the league’s health and safety protocols, Alex Caruso, a key piece of the team’s success this season, has suffered an injury.
Here’s what we know about Caruso’s injury situation so far:
What is Alex Caruso’s injury?
The 6-foot-4 point guard left the game in the first quarter with just over six minutes played in the home game against the Rockets.
Alex Caruso (sprained left midfoot) will miss the rest of tonight’s game against Houston pic.twitter.com/yp5vDl5eN5
– Chicago Bulls (@chicagobulls) December 21, 2021
How long is Alex Caruso ruled out?
There is no word yet on the severity of Caruso’s injury and therefore a schedule has not been announced.
Stay tuned to Sporting News for the latest news as it is available.
What is Alex Caruso’s injury history?
Since then, beginning to appear regularly in an NBA rotation, Alex Caruso has been quite durable, missing just 22 of 144 possible games in his last two seasons with the Lakers.
With the Bulls, he has appeared in 26 of his 29 games so far.
Bulls Upcoming Schedule
After this game, the Bulls have a mix of home and away games.
|December 22th||against raptors||8:00 pm|
|December 26||vs. Pacers||8:00 pm|
|December 27||in Hawks||7:30 pm|
|December 29||against hawks||8:00 pm||NBA TV|
|December 31st||in Pacers||3:00 pm|