This is a brutal play, and you probably don’t want to watch it if you’re squeamish.

Late in the first quarter with the Suns already up big, Isaiah Canaan was fouled on a drive to the rim. He landed awkwardly, with his foot folding under his body; bones don’t really bend that way. ESPN did not replay the injury, with good reason.

Graphic:

Players realized immediately what happened, and Canaan was quickly stretchered to the locker room, and presumably he’ll head to a hospital:

Hopefully Canaan makes a quick and full recovery from what the broadcast later said was a left ankle fracture.

About Jay Rigdon

Jay is a writer and editor for The Comeback, and a contributor at Awful Announcing. He is not a strong swimmer.