Philadelphia 76ers guard James Harden is expected to be sidelined for one month after sustaining a right foot tendon strain, ESPN reported Thursday.
Per the report, the severity of the injury was learned after additional tests were conducted on Thursday.
Harden, 33, was injured during Philadelphia’s 121-111 loss to the Washington Wizards on Wednesday.
The 10-time All-Star guard is averaging 22.0 points, 10.0 assists and 7.0 rebounds in nine games this season.
A three-time NBA scoring champion and the 2017-18 league MVP, Harden owns career averages of 24.9 points, 6.8 assists and 5.6 rebounds in 951 games (739 starts) with the Oklahoma City Thunder, Houston Rockets, Brooklyn Nets and 76ers.
–Field Level Media