Timberwolves' Patton undergoes foot surgery

July 4, 2017

Minnesota Timberwolves first-round pick Justin Patton underwent successful foot surgery to repair a broken fifth metatarsal, the team announced Tuesday.

Patton, who suffered the injury in a workout, will not play in the upcoming NBA Summer League. He will be sidelined indefinitely.

The Creighton product was selected 16th overall and was a part of the trade that sent Jimmy Butler to Minnesota.

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