Mike Conley fractured some bones near his eye on Tuesday night because basketball is a violent sport. His teammates were able to overcome his absence and finish off the Portland Trail Blazers last night with Conley looking on.
And by looking on I mean watching with one eye because his injured one looks like this:
There’s still no timetable for his return, which tends to happen when steel plates get inserted into a dude’s face.
[H/T: Pro Basketball Talk]