Los Angeles Clippersâ€™ rookie Jason Preston is expected to overlook sizeable time this year thanks to a ideal foot damage that required surgical treatment, per Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.
Preston, the range 33 pick in the 2021 NBA Draft, rose up draft boards immediately after a substantial advancement spurt â€“ and an remarkable Junior yr general performance with the Ohio Bobcats in which he averaged 15.7 details, 7.3 rebounds, and 7.3 assists.
Preston, 22, was envisioned to play extra than fellow Clippersâ€™ rookies Keon Johnson (19) and Brandon Boston Jr. (19) mainly because of his age.
But now, it would seem Preston will be sidelined for a massive part of the season.
In his stead, the Clippers will appear to Terrance Mann, Luke Kennard, and Reggie Jackson to be substantial contributors at the backup guard position.