Blazers’ Nurkic underwent wrist surgery, will miss at least six weeks of action

Nurkic will wear a splint for four weeks and be re-evaluated in six weeks

Portland center Jusuf Nurkic underwent surgery today to repair a fracture in his right wrist, it was announced by Trail Blazers president of basketball operations Neil Olshey.

The procedure was performed by Dr. Steven Shin at the Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute in Los Angeles.

Nurkic will wear a splint for four weeks and be re-evaluated in six weeks.

His status will be updated accordingly.

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Source: Portland Trail Blazers.

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