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Brunson has remained in Dallas since the team left last week, Carlisle said. Because Brunson is “really in the latter stages” of rehab, coach Rick Carlisle said, Mavericks trainers decided Brunson would be better suited to finish at their home facility. “He’s got a great head start,” Carlisle said. “I don’t know if he’s 75% there, 80%. I don’t know what exactly the percentage is, but he’s doing extremely well.”
How’s recovery been going? Jalen Brunson: It’s been good. It’s a little bit annoying right now considering I can’t really go in to get physical therapy every day at the facility, or anything like that, but I’m making everything work. I have a nice little setup at home now where I can just wake up, do everything I have to do in the morning and then take a couple-hour break and then do it again in the afternoon. So I’m making it work and just trying to stay positive.
Jalen Brunson: I truly was trying to get back and trying to finish the season out. But also in the back of my mind, I wasn’t putting surgery off and saying it wasn’t a possibility. The morning of the day the NBA shut down, we were talking about when I could get it done if I wanted to get it done -- just hypothetically -- and then that night is when everything started happening, so we said ‘Hey, let’s get it done ASAP.’ We didn’t know how long this was going to be, how long it was going to take.
No one knows when the NBA will resume, but do you have plans to come back if the season gets significantly extended? Jalen Brunson: As of right now, I think it’s ruled out. I think we’re just planning on next year’s training camp. That’s if everything is going along schedule. But as of right now, I’m just focusing on rehab and getting back to full strength.
Mark Followill: Jalen Brunson had surgery today for the torn right labrum he suffered Feb 22. The Mavs announced no timetable for his return.
Brad Townsend: I'm told it's far too soon to know whether Brunson will be able to return for the end of the season/playoffs, if they happen -- mostly because no one knows when the restart time might happen. But today's surgery did not eliminate the possibility.
Marc Stein: The Mavericks announce that guard Jalen Brunson has undergone surgery on his right shoulder. No timetable for his recovery was immediately set
Tim MacMahon: Sources: The Mavs fear backup PG Jalen Brunson has a torn labrum in his right shoulder. Brunson, a lefty, has been ruled out the remaining two games of this road trip but plans to return at some point and play the remainder of the season. Postseason surgery is a possibility.
Chuck Cooperstein: Per Mavs: No Doncic (thigh) or Kleber (Knee) tomorrow in MEM. Brunson and Powell will both play. 5:00 tip @1033fmESPN
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