Taj Gibson Injury: Updates on Bulls Star’s Foot and Return

February 10th, 2016 by Alec Nathan Leave a reply »
Chicago Bulls power forward Taj Gibson suffered a strained foot on Wednesday against the Atlanta Hawks.

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Gibson Out vs. Hawks Wednesday, Feb. 10 The Bulls announced that Gibson would not return on Wednesday night due to a left foot strain. After the game, Gibson was observed limping in the locker room but said he was OK, per Nick Friedell of ESPNChicago.com.

Injury-Prone Gibson Gives Bulls Sturdy Post Presence Gibson's been bothered by left ankle injuries for the past few years, and he underwent an offseason arthroscopy and repair following the 2014-15 season. He also played through a torn ligament in his left hand but was limited to 62 appearances a year after playing in all 82 regular-season games.

Entrenched as one of the league's most aggressive rebounders and second-chance opportunists, Gibson has long been a staple of Chicago's second unit.

A year after averaging 10.3 points while shooting over 50 percent from the field for the first time in his career, Gibson's averaging 8.1 points, 7.3 rebounds and converting on 50.4 percent of his total field-goal attempt ...

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