Bulls F Nikola Mirotić undergoes appendectomy
Chicago Bulls forward Nikola Mirotić underwent an appendectomy after being diagnosed with acute appendicitis, the team announced on Wednesday.
He is expected to make a return after the All-Star break and will miss the NBA’s Rising Stars challenge, which he was named to before the injury.
Mirotić is averaging 10.6 points and 5.9 rebounds on the season.
- Christopher Chavez