OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook will miss the Oklahoma Metropolis Thunder’s sport Thursday evening in opposition to the Houston Rockets due to a sprained left ankle.
Thunder coach Billy Donovan made the announcement throughout his pregame media session.
Westbrook was damage Monday evening in opposition to New Orleans. After coming down laborious on the facet of his foot, he pounded the bottom in frustration earlier than limping off the courtroom.
Westbrook missed the Thunder’s victory Wednesday evening over Cleveland. He was noticed strolling into Chesapeake Vitality Area on Thursday with out a limp.
Westbrook had a process on his proper knee that price him the preseason and the primary two video games of the common season. The Thunder are 5-2 with him within the lineup and 1-2 with out him. The previous league MVP is averaging 24.1 factors, 8.9 assists and eight.three rebounds.