CSKA’s Hackett to miss several games

2021-04-09T14:08:52+00:00 2021-04-09T14:11:49+00:00.

Antonis Stroggylakis

09/Apr/21 14:08

Eurohoops.net

Another injury blow for CSKA Moscow.

By Eurohoops Team/ info@eurohoops.net

CSKA Moscow guard Daniel Hackett will miss several games as a result of a shoulder contusion he suffered in the EuroLeague match vs. ASVEL Villeurbanne, the club announced.

Hackett got hurt in the first period but opted to stay in the game to help CSKA get the win. His recovery time will be assessed daily.

CSKA has a postponed EuroLeague game to play vs. Panathinaikos in April 14 and then will embark on the playoffs that begin in April 20.

Per CSKA:

Our team’s guard Daniel Hackett was injured in a collision with an opponent in the final quarter of the game vs ASVEL Villeurbanne. Despite the injury, Dani did not ask for a substitution, remained on the court and scored five points at key moments of the game…

An examination at the Moscow GMS Clinic revealed a contusion of the right shoulder. The player will not be able to take part in the next games of the Army Men, he will be recovering at the club’s facilities, his condition will be assessed by the team’s doctors on a daily basis.