(HOUSTON) — Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin will miss two weeks with a sprained right knee, the team announced on Friday.
The 25-year-old Lin was injured when he collided with Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap during the first quarter of Wednesday night’s game. He left the contest and did not return.
The Rockets (11-5) will turn to point guards Aaron Brooks and Patrick Beverly in Lin’s absence. Lin will be re-evaluated in two weeks to see if he can to return to action.
Lin is averaging 15.3 points and 4.5 assists in 16 games this season for Houston.
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Natalia Hepworth, EastIdahoNews.com