Jimmy Butler out 3-6 weeks with elbow strain
The injuries just keep piling on for the Chicago Bulls.
Just a week after they learned they will be without point guard Derrick Rose for 4-6 weeks, Yahoo! NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that Jimmy Butler will miss 3-6 weeks with an elbow strain. Butler took an MRI today after suffering the injury during yesterday’s game vs the Clippers.
Chicago's Jimmy Butler could miss 3-4 weeks with elbow sprain, but won't need surgery, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) March 2, 2015
Butler won’t need surgery on the elbow, which is good news for the Bulls. The team is reeling with injuries however, including Taj Gibson who left Friday’s game with an ankle injury.