Wednesday, March 25th 2020 marks the second straight week of no NBA basketball, which has seems like much longer than two weeks. 

It is also the one-year mark since Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic sustained compound fractures to his left tibia and fibula with 2:22 remaining in the second overtime of Portland’s win over Brooklyn last season.

Over the past year, the road to recovery has been trying. But, Nurkic has been strong and steadfast in his rehab despite the physical and emotional toll it has taken on him.  

The Trail Blazers big man shared his thoughts on his Instagram Wednesday while remembering the trials and tribulations of this past year. 

Along with nine photos and one video of the Bosnian Beast working out, Nurk wrote: