It’s the fourth straight season that Markkanen misses significant time due to injury.
Via Bulls Twitter:
Injury Update: Lauri Markkanen is expected to miss 2-4 weeks after an MRI confirmed his original diagnosis of a sprained right acromioclavicular joint.
The former lottery pick is now set to miss significant time for the fourth straight season due to injury. He missed 14 games as a rookie, 30 contests in his sophomore campaign, and 15 during the 2019-20 season.
Lauri is averaging a career-best of 19.1 points per game and a 39.6% shooting from long range through 14 appearances this season.