Denver, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - Denver Nuggets guard Nate Robinson has been
diagnosed with a sprained anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee, an
injury he sustained during Wednesday's game against the Charlotte Bobcats.
A team statement released Thursday indicated that Robinson will undergo
further evaluation on Friday to determine a course of treatment and timetable
for recovery. He has been formally ruled out of the Nuggets' game against
Toronto on Friday.
Robinson, who is averaging 10.4 points and 2.5 assists in 44 games this
season, exited Wednesday's 101-98 loss to the Bobcats midway through the first
quarter. He was starting at point guard in place of Ty Lawson, who sat out the
contest with a strained left rotator cuff.
Lawson remains day-to-day with his injury and is questionable to return for
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