“Zalgiris” forward Cavanaugh underwent back surgery

“Zalgiris” forward Cavanaugh underwent back surgery
“Zalgiris” forward Cavanaugh underwent back surgery

Without basketball T. Cavanaugh will spend at least 3 months.

T. Cavanaugh’s operation was performed by med. m. Dr. neurosurgeon Bronius Špakauskas.

“We want to thank doctor B. Špakauskas for the successful operation. Although Mr. Cavanaugh and I tried conservative treatment methods, in the end it became clear that surgery was not possible.

After 8 days, the basketball player will start rehabilitation. If it goes according to plan, we can expect Tyler to return to the field at the end of April,” said Vytautas Kailius, the doctor of “Žalgiris” Kaunas.

T. Cavanaugh managed to play 14 games in this EuroLeague season, during which he scored 5.9 points and rebounded 4.3 balls.

In the “Betsafe-LKL” championship, the American collected 7.5 points and 3.3 rebounds.

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