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Jonas Jerebko Suffers Torn Right Achilles' Tendon

Via Twitter, 97.1 FM’s Matt Dery has the word on the injury Jonas Jerebko suffered last night in the Pistons’ loss to the Heat, and it isn’t good:

Pistons Jonas Jerebko has a torn achilles tendon. More soon.less than a minute ago via web


I am being told that Jerebko will likely miss 2 to 3 months minimum. Terrible News.less than a minute ago via web


Jerebko was one of the few bright spots on a dismal Pistons squad last year, surprising everyone by averaging 9.3 points and 6 rebounds, making 73 starts as an unheralded rookie. Fortunately, Detroit has plenty of forwards who can fill his minutes this season, in addition to one of the league’s most well-respected training staffs.