PBA: Kevin Ferrer sidelined for 6-8 months after Achilles surgical procedure

Kevin Ferrer Terrafirma PBA

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MANILA, Philippines—Terrafirma’s Kevin Ferrer efficiently underwent surgical procedure on his torn Achilles tendon on Thursday, a day after he suffered the damage in a preseason sport in opposition to TNT, based on a TV report.

Ferrer needed to be wheeled out of Ynares Sports activities Area in Pasig on a stretcher with 16 seconds left within the second quarter of the Dyip’s 104-92 win over the Tropang Giga in PBA On Tour on Wednesday.

The 30-year-old Ferrer had been initially deemed out for 10-12 months however Terrafirma’s bodily therapist Raymund Jose mentioned the previous College of Santo Tomas ace may return to motion in six to eight months.

Ferrer tallied seven factors and three rebounds in 19 minutes previous to the damage.

The 6-foot-4 ahead, who was traded to Terrafirma from NorthPort final January, was averaging 9.5 factors and 4 rebounds for the Dyip within the preseason.

Terrafirma absorbed a 121-95 beating by the hands of Rain or Shine on Sunday in Antipolo.

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