Nuggets’ Millsap undergoes surgery, out three months

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Denver Nuggets power forward Paul Millsap underwent left wrist surgery today and will be sidelined for three months, according to a report by The Vertical.

Millsap suffered a torn ligament in his wrist during a road loss to the Los Angeles Lakers.

Millsap signed a three-year, $90 million free agent deal with the Nuggets in the offseason after spending the previous four seasons with the Atlanta Hawks.

The four-time All-Star is averaging 15.3 points and 6.2 rebounds while shooting 44.6 percent from the field and 34.5 percent from three with Denver in 16 games.

The Nuggets are 2-1 so far without Millsap.