June 9, 2016, 11:29 am
Jeff Teague said on Instagram that he played with a partially torn patella tendon in his knee before deleting the post.
Teague said he could barely jump or stop and coach Mike Budenholzer even weighed in saying that his knee was an issue at the end of the year. For us, we wondered about his durability all season as he is reaching the age when players have pushed through all the nagging injuries and the explosion just wasn’t there at times — nor did he truly have the season he was capable of having. It’s definitely something to keep an eye on heading into next year’s drafts.