Kevin Knox Sprained Left Ankle, Reportedly Expected to Miss 2-4 Weeks | Def Pen
Kevin Knox
Kevin Knox sprained his left ankle, the New York Knicks confirmed. (Mary Altaffer / AP)

New York Knicks forward Kevin Knox sprained his left ankle in the Knicks’ game against the Boston Celtics, the team announced:

According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, Charania is expected to miss two-to-four weeks.

Knox, 19, is a 6-foot-9 wing whom the Knicks selected ninth-overall in this year’s draft.

In the Knicks’ three games this season, Knox has played 18.7 minutes per game, averaging 9.3 points and two rebounds on 35.5 percent shooting from the field and 44.4 percent shooting from deep.

Knox impressed in Summer League, albeit on low shooting percentages. He averaged 21.3 points, 6.5 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game in four Summer-League games.


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