Chicago Bulls’ Richard Hamilton Has Torn Plantar Fascia In Left Foot

Jan 20, 2012; Cleveland, OH, USA; Chicago Bulls shooting guard Richard Hamilton (32) sits on the bench during a game against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena. Chicago won 114-75. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports

There is some unfortunate news for the Chicago Bulls on Sunday night. It is being reported that Bulls guard Richard Hamilton, who left the team’s Saturday game against the Philadelphia 76ers in the third-quarter, will be out for an undisclosed amount of time.

Per reports, Hamilton has suffered a torn plantar fascia in his left foot. The team initially diagnosed the injury as a sprain on Saturday.

As previously mentioned, there is no timetable for Hamilton’s return.

On the season, Hamilton is averaging 13.8 points, 2.3 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game.

In the absence of the veteran guard, Marco Belinelli, Nate Robinson and Jimmy Butler will see some additional minutes.

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