Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker will undergo surgery on his right hand and will be out indefinitely, according to 98.7 FM Arizona’s Sports Station’s John Gambadoro.
The 21-year old’s surgery will take place in Los Angeles and he is expected to be out for the beginning of training camp.
This is the same right hand the caused Booker to miss the final 12 games of the 2017-18 season after he jammed it during a practice in March.
Booker’s availability could be known as soon as Monday.
Booker’s availability for the start of regular season will be clearer after procedure on Monday, league source tells ESPN. Booker signed a five-year, $158M extension this summer. https://t.co/4e0SA2SXE3
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) September 10, 2018
Booker recently signed a five-year, $158 million contract extension with the Suns back in July.
The Suns opening game is Oct. 17 against the Dallas Mavericks in Phoenix.