BREAKING: Chris Paul suffers fractured right hand in Game 4 vs. Portland Trail Blazers
During the 3rd quarter of the Clippers–Blazers game, Chris Paul suffered a fractured hand. The injury occurred after a routine strip of the basketball from Gerald Henderson. Here’s a look at the injury:
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And then this was a dejected Chris Paul on the bench getting his injury examined by the trainer on the bench:
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Soon thereafter he furiously left to the locker room where he was diagnosed with a fractured hand:
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His timetable for a return is not known, but it typically takes about 6-8 weeks to heal.