Clippers send Patrick Beverley back to L.A. with knee injury

The hits maintain coming for the Clippers. The group claimed Thursday that shooting guard Patrick Beverley returned to Los Angeles and also won’t play Friday against the Rumbling in Oklahoma City or Saturday versus the Pelicans in New Orleans as a result of an aching right knee.

It’s unsure when he’ll be audio enough to play once more.

In enhancement, point guard Austin Rivers suffered a light sprain of his left ankle during technique Thursday in Oklahoma City and also was claimed to be doubtful to bet the Thunder. Beverley as well as Rivers created the Clippers’ starting backcourt for all but 2 of their 10 video games thus far this season.

The Clippers will play the last two games of their three-game trip without a minimum of three-fifths of their opening-night beginning schedule. Beverley adhered to point player Milos Teodosic (plantar fascia injury) and tiny onward Danilo Gallinari to the sideline.

In order to strengthen their roster, forward C.J. Williams was summoned from the Clippers’ G Organization team in Ontario, where he balanced 16 factors, 4.7 rebounds as well as 2.7 aids in 3 games. Williams was shooting 48.5 percent, consisting of 46.7 percent from 3-point range.

Beverley sat out a lot of the preseason as a result of a knee condition, yet a Clippers spokesman said the injuries were unassociated. Rivers additionally missed out on most of the preseason as a result of a strained glute muscular tissue after sitting out for virtually two months during the offseason as a result of a bout with mono.

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