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Luka Doncic injury update: Mavericks superstar exits game vs. Nuggets late with ankle injury

Luka Doncic injury update: Mavericks superstar exits game vs. Nuggets late with ankle injury
Luka Doncic exited the game against Denver with an ankle injury
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A huge take over the Denver Nuggets was soured for the Dallas Mavericks in the final minute, when Luka Doncic regarded to undergo an ankle ruin.

After the game in opposition to Denver, Doncic is averaging 24.9 factors, 8.3 rebounds and 7.9 assists.

What’s next for Doncic? Here’s every little thing we learn about his ruin and basically the most up-to-date news on when he would possibly presumably well return to the court.

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What’s Luka Doncic’s ruin?

The ruin was sustained because the Mavericks celeb attempted to dam an Austin Rivers layup. Rivers’ physique regarded to roll over the ankle of Doncic in the aftermath of the play.

The take improved Dallas to 9-4 on the season, resplendent for third in the Western Convention.

Doncic was his current dominant self in the take, ending with 23 factors, eight rebounds, 11 assists, two steals and a block all the scheme by scheme of 37 minutes of play.

How long will Luka Doncic be out?

Doncic was unavailable for media postgame as he was undergoing medication, with head coach Jason Kidd unable to give a straight exchange.

“Luka walked off on his own energy,” Kidd said.

“I judge he bought his decrease left leg rolled up on, so we’ll glance how he feels.”

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The Mavericks earn one evening off sooner than they’re scheduled to commute to Phoenix for a marquee matchup with the Suns. 

Date Opponent Time (ET)
Wed, Nov. 17 at Phoenix 10: 00 PM
Fri, Nov. 19 at Phoenix 10: 00 PM
Sun, Nov. 21 at LA Clippers 3: 30 PM
Tue, Nov. 23 at LA Clippers 10: 30 PM
Sat, Nov. 27 vs. Washington 8: 30 PM
Mon, Nov. 29 vs. Cleveland 8: 30 PM
Wed, Dec. 1 at Recent Orleans 8: 00 PM

Doncic has been a sturdy participant in the route of the early half of his occupation, taking half in all 13 video games this season to this level, after missing correct six all the scheme by scheme of the 72-game neatly-liked season in 2020-21.

Discontinuance tuned for further updates from the crew on the web site of Doncic and his ankle.

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