Zach LaVine injury update: reviewing the latest clinical notes on Bulls G?

Chicago Bulls star Zach LaVine has been the subject of numerous trade rumors over the past few weeks. He has been linked to the Lakers, alongside teammate Andre Drummond, and several other teams have expressed their interest in acquiring him.

While Zach LaVine has been dealing with in minor discomforts for quite some time, a new detail has been revealed about the injury of the Chicago Bulls star and according to it the Bulls will be without him for the rest of the season. This would be a huge blow for the Bulls as LaVine has been a key player for them.

Zach LaVine injury update

Chicago Bulls star Zach LaVine has been ruled out for the rest of the season, following a significant decision he took regarding surgery. LaVine has been on the receiving end of some injuries this season. In fact, a few weeks earlier he was ruled out for 1-2 weeks because of a sprained ankle. However, things have escalated to a more serious level now as he will miss the remaining season.

NBA insider Shams Charania revealed that with the consultation of his team and the Klutch Sports Group, Zach LaVine has decided to undergo a season-ending surgery on his right foot.

This will cause trouble for the Bulls this season as LaVine was a cornerstone of their current squad. However, if he doesn’t get traded and returns to the Bulls after recovering from injury, there’s optimism that his persistent issues with his right foot would have been resolved, potentially putting him in better physical shape for future contributions to the team.

Zach LaVine potentially played his last game in Bulls color

The Chicago Bulls star Zach LaVine may have played his last game in the Bulls Jersey. Now that it is confirmed that he won’t be returning this season, the probability of him getting traded before the NBA trade deadline is higher than ever. LaVine has been at the center of many trade rumors recently, especially the ones involving the Lakers.

Zach LaVine
Zach LaVine Via Getty

However, no progress was seen on his trade news till now, but as he won’t be playing for the Bulls, the franchise could try and trade him off to free some salary cap and get a fit replacement for him for the rest of the season.

The Bulls could also try and get some draft picks to have leverage in the upcoming NBA draft. Zach LaVine’s future at the Bulls is uncertain as of now following his season-ending surgery and only time will tell if he stays or gets traded.

What do you think of Zach LaVine’s decision to have a season-ending surgery? Do you think that LaVine has played his last game in a Bulls Jersey? We are eager to hear your thoughts, so drop down in the comments and let us know.

Avi Shravan

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Avi Shravan is an anime, games and sports enthusiast who likes NBA and Soccer. He is an avid reader who loves to write as well. You can find him reading books in a cafe or playing games if he is not watching his favourite team play. You can contact him on [email protected]


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