Trail Blazers center Cody Zeller undergoes surgery on right knee
January 26, 2022 12:07PM PST
CODY ZELLER UNDERGOES SURGERY ON RIGHT KNEE
Portland center to be reevaluated in eight to ten weeks
PORTLAND, Ore. (January 25, 2022) – Trail Blazers center Cody Zeller underwent successful surgery today to address his right patellar avulsion fracture.
The procedure was performed by Dr. Neal ElAttrache at the Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute in Los Angeles. Zeller will be reevaluated in eight to ten weeks.
Zeller has appeared in 27 games for the Trail Blazers this season, posting averages of 5.2 points (56.7% FG, 77.6% FT), 4.6 rebounds and 0.8 assists in 13.1 minutes.