Dennis Smith Jr. News Archive
Coach Rick Carlisle intimated Monday that Smith's sprained left ankle will cost him multiple games, Dwain Price of Mavs.com reports. "He's going to be out for awhile, but not serious," Carlisle said of the rookie point guard. "I don't have a timetable, but he's going to miss, I would say, some games."
Smith (ankle) was spotted at practice Monday without a walking boot on his sprained left ankle, Dwain Price of Mavs.com reports.
Smith (ankle) has been ruled out for Tuesday's game against the Pelicans, Eddie Sefko of The Dallas Morning News reports.
Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle said that X-rays came back negative on Smith's left ankle following Saturday's 114-106 loss to the Nets, but the rookie point guard has no timetable for a return and is likely doubtful for Tuesday's game against the Pelicans.
Smith (ankle) underwent x-rays which came back negative, Dwain Price of Mavs.com reports.
Smith suffered a left ankle injury Saturday and headed back to the locker room, Eddie Sefko of the Dallas Morning News reports.
Smith scored 19 points (9-23 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 1-2 FT) while adding four rebounds, four assists and a steal in 36 minutes during Friday's 122-115 overtime loss to the Raptors.
Smith scored 17 points (6-19 FG, 3-8 3PT, 2-2 FT) to go with three rebounds, two assists, two steals and one block in 31 minutes during Tuesday's 110-97 win against New York.
Smith (quad) has been cleared to play in Sunday's matchup with the Rockets, Eddie Sefko of the Dallas Morning News reports.
Smith (quadriceps) is expected to play in Sunday's game against the Rockets, Mavericks radio play-by-play announcer Chuck Cooperstein reports.