Dallas Mavericks center Pavel Podkolzin could miss up to four months after a stress fracture was discovered in his right foot.
Podkolzin, traded to Dallas after Utah selected him 21st overall in the 2004 draft, is scheduled to have surgery next week.
The 2.26-meter (7-foot-5) native of Russia played in just five games last season and made just one preseason appearance this month, AP reports.
Russia may terminate all kinds of military and military-technical relations with Israel, including the agreement on the exchange of reconnaissance data
The Kremlin is very concerned about the events related to the crash of the Il-20 Russian military aircraft in Syria
Representatives of the Russian Defence Ministry said that the missile that shot down the passenger Boeing 777 aircraft over the Donbass on July 17, 2014, was manufactured in 1986