Latest news on Cade Cunningham’s injury status

Cade Parker Cunningham (born September 25, 2001) is an American professional basketball player for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association.

What injuries has Cade Cunningham sustained during his?

Cade Cunningham injury

Injury: Left shin soreness

Status: Out

UPDATE (Dec. 28): According to The Athletic’s James L. Edwards III, Cade Cunningham underwent successful surgery on Friday to stabilize and promote healing of his left tibial stress fracture.

After missing the rest of the 2022-23 season, Cunningham is expected to return to full basketball activities this offseason.

UPDATE (Dec. 14): Cade Cunningham, will miss the rest of the season after deciding to have season-ending surgery on his left shin.

UPDATE (Dec. 14): Cade Cunningham (shin) will be out for the season.

Cunningham has been out with a left shin injury since early November, and he hinted in early December that surgery was a possibility. Last week, the 21-year-old took jumpers during pregame warmups, but after consulting with medical professionals, he’ll require a season-ending procedure.

He’ll be fully recovered in time for training camp ahead of the 2023-24 season, while Killian Hayes and Javey will likely see increased roles in Detroit’s backcourt for the rest of the season.

UPDATE: Cade Cunningham will miss Sunday’s game against the Lakers.

Cade Cunningham (shin) was spotted shooting free throws during the team’s 116-96 win over the Cavaliers on Tuesday. It is unclear whether he will play in today’s game.

About Cade Cunningham

No. 2 – Detroit Pistons
Position Point guard
League NBA
Personal information
Born September 25, 2001 (age 21)
Arlington, Texas, U.S.
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school
  • Bowie
    (Arlington, Texas)
  • Montverde Academy
    (Montverde, Florida)
College Oklahoma State (2020–2021)
NBA draft 2021 / Round: 1 / Pick: 1st overall
Selected by the Detroit Pistons
Playing career 2021–present