Another member of the Bulls back court has suffered an injury. According Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojanrowski, Chicago Bulls all-star shooting guard Jimmy Butler will miss 3-4 weeks with an elbow sprain. Butler suffered the injury in the Bulls’ 96-86 lost to the Los Angeles Clippers. Butler is expected to not need surgery, as the sprain should heal on it’s own.
Chicago's Jimmy Butler could miss 3-4 weeks with elbow sprain, but won't need surgery, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) March 2, 2015
Butler is currently averaging 20.1 points, 3.3 assists, and 5.9 rebounds per game in 55 games this season with the Bulls. He is a canidate for the NBA’s most improved player, and will join Derrick Rose on the injury report for the next few weeks.
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