Dario Saric of Philadelphia 76ers being treated for cellulitis in right elbow


76ers forward Dario Saric will not play Tuesday against Brooklyn due to cellulitis in his right elbow.

Saric got the cellulitis after he got cut diving for a loose ball last Wednesday against the Knicks, sources said. It got infected over the last few days and Saric was reciving treatment Monday intravenously. He will be re-evaluated Tuesday.

Cellulitis is a bacterial infection of the skin and tissues beneath the skin.

Saric missed Sunday’s win against the Hornets due to the ailment.

The Sixers are currently fourth in the Eastern Conference with six regular-season games remaining.

Source : ESPN