The Pelicans, that announced the state of Moore before Friday night’s game state Moore’s recurrent contusion happened throughout Wednesday night’s 114-104 loss.
The team says the injury was supported later Moore underwent an MRI late Thursday afternoon.
Moore is in third and his eighth NBA season with New Orleans. He has played in 53 games this season with 36 starts, averaging 11.9 points at nearly 27 minutes each game.
This season has been largely alternated by moore. His injury comes following the Pelicans learned Thursday in addition they will be without guard Jrue Holiday, their second-leading scorer, who’s also sidelined weekly having a strained abdomen.