Spurs center Charles Bassey diagnosed with patella fracture, will miss remainder of season

Bassey will miss the remainder of the 2022 to 2023 season

Milwaukee Bucks' George Hill (3) tangles with San Antonio Spurs' Jeremy Sochan (10) and Charles Bassey as he goes to the basket during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 11, 2022, in San Antonio. San Antonio won 111-93. (AP Photo/Darren Abate) (Darren Abate, Copyright 2022 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.)

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio Spurs center Charles Bassey was diagnosed with a patella fracture Wednesday and will miss the remainder of the regular season.

Bassey suffered the injury during the first quarter of Tuesday night’s game against Orlando Magic at the AT&T Center, the team said in a press release.

His diagnosis was confirmed after additional testing Wednesday, the release said.

The team will provide updates as appropriate.


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