Originally Posted by amsteel
The speed with which he got sent to the DL makes me think its a mild to severe strain. I expect this to affect him for a lot longer than 15 days.
Could be. Could also be they know he'll be out several days and they'd rather have another player in that spot than play with 24 instead.
I'm no doctor though, so what the hell do I know, it's just baseless speculation either way.