The San Antonio Spurs have announced that forward LaMarcus Aldridge has been cleared to resume all basketball-related activities. After Aldridge had an occurrence of a minor heart arrhythmia in Oklahoma City on March 9, the Spurs medical staff led a process that included multiple tests and examinations as well as consultation with numerous experts in the field.
"We are thankful that LaMarcus will be able to rejoin the team," said Spurs General Manager RC Buford. "All of us have been impressed with the professionalism and grace he has shown in dealing with this difficult situation."
Aldridge is available to play in tonight's Spurs-Blazers game with no restrictions.
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“He’s shown a lot of class and a lot of fortitude in the way that he’s done it all.”— San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) March 15, 2017
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