The New York Times - Dr. David Forsh: "Chandler's Leg Fracture Leaves Knicks Thin in the Post"

 – November 6, 2013 /Press Release/  –– 

Tyson Chandler, 31, is expected to miss four to six weeks for the New York Knicks after sustaining what the team described as a nondisplaced fracture in his lower right leg early in Tuesday's loss to the Charlotte Bobcats. The injury will not require surgery, the team said, and tests did not reveal ligament or nerve damage. David Forsh, MD, the Chief of Orthopaedic Trauma at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, said nondisplaced fractures were typically less severe than displaced fractures because the bone fragments had remained in place.  Learn More