OKC Thunder’s highly-touted first-round pick Chet Holmgren is out of for the season.
Over the weekend, Holmgren appeared to injure his foot while trying to guard LeBron James on a fastbreak during a Pro-Am game in Seattle.
Chet’s ankle gone after defending a Bron layup 1 minute into the game… pic.twitter.com/8Lk5St12rD
— Steven Adams Stats (@funakistats) August 21, 2022
It is now being reported that Holmgren will miss the entirety of the 2022-23 season with a foot injury.
Oklahoma City Thunder 7-footer Chet Holmgren will miss the 2022-2023 season with a Lisfranc injury to his right foot. Holmgren, the No. 2 pick in the 2022 NBA Draft, suffered the injury in a Pro-Am game in Seattle on Saturday.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) August 25, 2022