Memphis Grizzlies forward Kyle Anderson will miss the next 2-4 weeks with an ankle sprain, the team announced. It is a grade two sprain according to the press release, suffered in the second quarter of the team’s loss to the Miami Heat on January 12th.
Medical update on @memgrizz Kyle Anderson: pic.twitter.com/f0K66NX82U
— Grizzlies PR (@GrizzliesPR) January 13, 2019
Anderson sighed a four-year deal with the Grizzlies after his former team, the San Antonio Spurs, declined to match the deal. The 25-year-old is averaging 7.9 points and 5.8 rebounds per game this season for Memphis. Those are almost identical averages from last season when he was in San Antonio.
The Grizzlies recently lost young wing Dillon Brooks to a season-ending injury.