He was attended to by KKR physio Andrew Leipus and was later seen with an ice-pack strapped to his shoulder.
"Dear Cricket Gods, Did I do something wrong?" read the tweet, leading to speculations that his season was all over. "We'll stay in close contact through this initial process as we get an idea of what the extent of the injury is and what the options are for him", Heat manager Andrew McShea said.
"It's unfortunate for Chris to sustain another injury to the shoulder that has troubled him in the past".
This comes after a stellar edition of the Big Bash League for the Brisbane Heat.
This is Lynn's third injury to the same shoulder in less than two years, and sources in the Kolkata franchise indicate that considering the seriousness of the injury, the team management has chose to restrategise.