Nerlens Noel injury update: placed in concussion protocol
Thunder news: Center Nerlens Noel sustained a concussion after getting hit in the head by an Andrew Wiggins elbow, causing Noel to fall down and lose consciousness at the 5:16 mark of the third quarter in last night’s game against the Timberwolves.
Noel has been placed in the NBA’s concussion protocol.
He stayed overnight at OU Hospital for tests and observations, and left the hospital today.
Noel in 39 games (one start) this season is averaging 5.1 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.44 blocks in 13.7 minutes.