Thabo Sefolosha Out For Season After Breaking Ankle In NYC Arrest


Atlanta Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha will miss the rest of the season after breaking his ankle after being arrested outside of a New York city night club.

Sefolosha, and his teammate Pero Antic were arrested for resisting arrest and obstruction in the aftermath of Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland and two other victims being stabbed outside of 1Oak. Sefolosha injured his ankle during the arrest.

From Shams Charania of RealGM:

Atlanta’s Thabo Sefolosha has been diagnosed with a broken ankle from NYPD incident early Wednesday, out for season, sources tell RealGM.


The Hawks are looking to make a deep run into the post season, Sefolosha is going to be missed on the defensive end.