Chicago Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic is on his way back to action after suffering acute appendicitis in late January. But if reaction to a workout video he posted to Instagram this morning is any indication, Mirotic won't be healthy long. As evidenced by the comments following the display, the internet is up in arms over his incorrect form during leg presses and the potential for serious injury as a result.
Here's the video:
And an example of the reaction:
joefilzSo this dude never lifted weights prior to NBA, and his training staff lets him lock his knees like this. SMH
malekmsalem yo look at this, this guy is about to have a career ending injury locking his knees like that
stevebenjamins@365coachjon I think the Bulls need a new strength coach
javincantshoot@_kevin_baccas_ when you Dont wanna play for the bulls anymore
Apparently even at the highest levels, nothing is foolproof.