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Pelicans #3 suffers injury after game against Orlando Magic

The Pelicans reported that #3 received an MRI Friday at Ochsner Health that confirmed the injury.
Credit: AP
New Orleans Pelicans' Josh Hart (3) reacts after a foul was called against him during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers, Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

NEW ORLEANS — New Orleans Pelicans guard Josh Hart is set to miss out on a number of games due to an injury.

According to a release from the Pelicans office, Hart sustained a torn UCL in his right thumb during the teams last game against the Orlando Magics.

The Pels, unfortunately, lost to the Magics Thursday with a score of 110 to115.

The Pelicans reported that #3 received an MRI Friday at Ochsner Health that confirmed the injury.

The office said that as of now his return to the court is not known but a timetable for his return and a treatment plan will be released at a later date.

This is a developing story, and it will be updated with the latest information available. Stick with WWLTV.com for the latest news.

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