Luka Doncic Injury Update: Star ‘Responding Well To Treatment’ For Ankle Sprain, Says Mavs Coach Rick Carlisle
The Dallas Mavericks may be down superstar Luka Doncic for a couple of weeks has he suffered a moderate right ankle sprain. While driving to the basket, he stepped on Miami Heat guard Kendrick Nunn‘s foot, limping into the crowd before going down.The Mavericks lost the game 122-118 to the Heat.However, Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle said on Monday that the Slovenian small forward — the third overall draft pick out of Real Madrid in 2018 — is already recovering from his injury quickly.“He is responding well to treatment,” Carlisle said before Dallas’ game against the Milwaukee Bucks, per ESPN’s ...
Russell Westbrook Out With Ankle Sprain, Paul George Comments
While the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard might play like he’s invincible, the NBA is again reminded that he’s not. While taking on 6-foot-10 Anthony Davis as the power forward unleashed a floater, Russell Westbrook met his match. The two came down, Davis landed safely, then Westbrook came down onto his foot. Some reported that his ankle “bent so far left that it nearly touched the blue hardwood.” Ultimately, Westbrook crumpled. It looked like Oklahoma City’s season did too.Westbrook Suffers Ankle InjuryAfter letting out a scream, he slapped the floor and limped off the court to the locker r...