Malik Monk Likely Out with Ankle Injury for Summer

58448178 S African American Basketball Hands Court StandingThe excitement of drafting Malik Monk to the Charlotte Hornets quickly simmered down after his ankle injury during the draft workout process. He suffered an ankle sprain and is expected to be out for about 2 to 4 weeks as he gets treatment. In the mean time, the rookie shooting guard will be learning about the team from the sidelines. What determines when he comes…

Sprained Ankle takes Jeremy Lin Out of Game

38075936 Basketball Player Holding Ball, On Dark BackgroundOn Sunday, March 19th, Brooklyn Nets’ point guard, Jeremy Lin jumped and then landed on another basketball player’s foot, spraining his right ankle. His game play was short-lived, having to sit out within the first few minutes of the first quarter of the game against the Dallas Mavericks. He limped off the court, but was seen riding a stationary bicycle during the second half. After…