Kelly Kline/Getty Images(MILWAUKEE) — Milwaukee Bucks rookie forward Jabari Parker is expected to miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL in his left knee, the team announced on Tuesday.
Parker, 19, underwent an MRI that showed a complete tear in his left knee.
The injury occurred in the third quarter of Monday’s 96-94 win over Phoenix.
Parker was averaging 12.3 points and 5.5 rebounds in 25 games, and was a rookie of the year contender.
He spent one season with the Blue Devils before being drafted by Milwaukee with the second overall pick in June.
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