Breaking News: Andrew Bogut fractured left tibia 2 minutes into his Cleveland Cavaliers debut. Bogut is listed as out indefinitely.
The injury happened when Bogut was running to close out on Miami Heat forward Okaro White and his leg banged against White knee. Via Dave McMenamin Bogut will have x-rays and undergo other evaluation.
Andrew Bogut carried off floor 2 minutes into Cavaliers career with leg injury pic.twitter.com/p3Hkx9iJyE
— Rob Perez (@World_Wide_Wob) March 7, 2017
After receiving praise from teams like the Boston Celtics, Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs he chose to pick the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Bogut said he chose the Cavaliers because of LeBron James.
“It’s the best opportunity to try to win a championship playing with one of the best if not the best players to play the game,” Bogut said.
Before choosing the Cavs, the big men played for the Dallas Mavericks. Bogut averaged 3 points and 8.3 rebounds per game for Dallas.