Greens' Schortsanitis out two weeks

Dec 15, 2012 by Euroleague.net Print
Greens' Schortsanitis out two weeks
Sofoklis Schortsanitis - Panathinaikos AthensPanathinaikos Athens center Sofoklis Schortsanitis will likely miss the start of the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Top 16 due to a foot injury that will sideline him for at least two weeks, the club announced. Schortsanitis suffered the injury after playing just 29 seconds in the last regular season game for Panathinaikos, a 78-77 loss on the road against BC Khimki Moscow Region. Upon returning to Athens, the 27-year old center of Panathinaikos was diagnosed with a total rupture of the plantar fasciitis. He is expected to be reexamined in two weeks. Due to another injury, Schortsanitis had missed two previous game of the Euroleague regular season, during which he averaged 9.8 points and 2.9 boards.