Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez re-sprained his left ankle late in the third quarter of Thursday night’s 102-93 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers. Lopez plans to travel to Detroit for Friday night’s game, and wants to play, but is uncertain if he will, saying it will be up to trainer Tim Walsh. “I just sprained it a little. It’ll be all right,” Lopez said. Lopez suffered the injury with about four minutes remaining in the third, when he stumbled to the floor after being double-teamed in the post. He came up limping and checked out of the game. But after being worked on by Walsh, Lopez checked back in, only to check out again and head to the locker room shortly thereafter. Lopez did return to the bench in the fourth before heading back in with the game out of reach.
Lopez re-sprains left ankle vs. Clippers
ESPN | Dec 13