was at Least one thing on Thursday evening, very clear: Peyton Siva will be missed Alba Berlin extended period of time. On two crutches, the playmaker limped through the Arena at the Ostbahnhof, exercise is not an option for the 28-year-old Americans for the time being. What is missing from Siva, exactly, about it you were not at the Berlin Basketball German Bundesliga club, however, quite agree.
coach Aito Garcia Reneses had a hard time to explain the injury in English, and said, of a broken bone, however, "not doll, just a little bit". Also Siva himself called the injury a "small fracture". According to Marco Baldi, however, it is not a break. "He overstretched on the Training on Wednesday the knee to the back. This is actually a classic cross-band history. There's nothing but fortunately, not broken,“ said Alba's Manager. "He got pressure on the Shin and it must not be a burden."
First-team doctor Moritz Morawski lastly, provided for clarity and merged the different versions. By the Over-extension of the knee, thighs are bone and Shin banged together and Siva had "moved on Shin's head a little Impression". "The bone is pushed in a bit, but not moved," said Morawski. This type of injury one could imagine something like a hairline fracture. The ligaments and cartilage are not damaged and an Operation is not necessary. Siva needs to protect the knee, however, about three weeks, and only then he can drop the crutches and get on with the build-up to start training.More about
Basketball Bundesliga Alba Berlin wins against castingJulian Graeber
For Siva, it is the second extended break of the season. Due to a rib fracture, the Point had been to Guard from the end of October until the beginning of December, and eight games missed. Against casting Alba was able to compensate for the failure of his leadership of a player well. Stefan Peno showed in the build-up with 16 points and eight Assists, good performance and Martin Hermannsson was after seven weeks out through injury right off the bat Topscorer. There is also Franz Wagner returned to the parquet, except for Siva, at the moment all the players fit. On the new injury they had dispensed with Alba Berlin, but – at least in this point, there is wide Agreement.