Clippers' Danilo Gallinari Injures Thumb After Throwing Punch In Game

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Here is video of the incident.

For Gallinari to take a swing at someone on the opposing team shows progress for the Clippers. The punch sent Gallinari to a hospital to have his hand examined.

That's not the news Clippers fans want to hear, especially coming from an exhibition game. "Estimated times to recover 40 days".

The first metacarpal is actually the bone that connects your thumb to your hand (the bone between the two joints), which is not the same as the hand.

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Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN later specified it was a right thumb injury and Gallinari will not require surgery, making him available for training camp.

Gallo's fight and injury brought plenty of trolls and jokesters out on Twitter that couldn't help but bring up the Clippers' curse.

The Los Angeles Clippers have been known to have some bad luck when it comes to injuries, and their biggest free-agent acquisition already has been snake bitten by the weird injury bug that plagues the franchise.

If you recall, Griffin famously broke his hand in the middle of the 2016 season after punching an assistant equipment manager outside of a Toronto restaurant. Rocky Balboa would be proud.

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