Hawks' Tiago Splitter is scheduled to have surgery on right hip today.
Tiago Splitter said he will be out 8 months. Will miss Olympics.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Tiago Splitter’s season-ending surgery may force him to miss at least the beginning of next season. The Hawks reserve center will undergo surgery on his sore right hip next Thursday in New York City. Splitter said the recovery will be “eight months, at least.” An eight-month recovery would mean..." February 17
Hawks' Tiago Splitter has elected to have season-ending surgery on his right hip.
CBS Sports "Tiago Splitter's season is now over. The Atlanta Hawks announced on Tuesday their backup center's season is finished after he elected to have surgery to repair his right hip. Even if the Hawks go deep into the playoffs, he won't return to the team in order to play. This comes after Splitter..." February 16
Tiago Splitter will get second medical opinion on his ailing right hip.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Tiago Splitter is frustrated. The Hawks center will miss his second straight game and ninth of the season Wednesday due to a right hip injury. “Not good,” Splitter said when asked how he was doing hours before the Hawks are to play at the 76ers. Splitter made the trip to Philadelphia even..." February 03