Kentucky forward PJ Washington celebrates against Florida during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, in Gainesville, Fla. Kentucky defeated Florida 65-54. (AP Photo/Matt Stamey)
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (LEX 18) — Charlotte announced their top draft pick, P.J. Washington, could miss the NBA Summer League's.
The former University of Kentucky forward is still dealing with a foot problem that caused him to miss NCAA Tournament games for Kentucky this year. The Hornets reacted to the injury on Twitter.
Hornets Head Coach James Borrego elaborated on PJ Washington's foot injury after Summer League practice today, stating the team is "moving cautiously with him" and it's "nothing major." #BuzzCitypic.twitter.com/JbGtIKV3Zi