ATLANTA, GA - FEBRUARY 22: Jason Thompson #34 of the Sacramento Kings shoots over Josh Smith #5, Zaza Pachulia, Kyle Korver #26 of the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on February 22, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.
Obviously you don’t want to mess with an Achilles ... That is for sure. I know from Dominique (Wilkins) that he tore his Achilles and he was out for a whole year. It’s very, very dangerous. It’s a sensitive subject where I am in my career right now.
I think this is the right decision ... I'll be able to come back as soon as possible. It's a partial tear. ... I'll take this injury rather than a total rupture.More quotes »
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Pachulia wants to stay with Hawks
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Hawks' defense is biggest concern
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Zaza Pachulia has taken over the Hawks' Twitter
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Zaza Pachulia has successful surgery to repair Achilles injury
Zaza Pachulia underwent successful surgery on Tuesday to repair his sore Achilles tendon. Per the release, Pachulia will now face a period of rest, treatment and rehabilitation before he will be able to return to the court. Total recovery time is estimat from Peachtree Hoops Read more »