Wizards star to miss 2 weeks with knee injury

Wizards star to miss 2 weeks with knee injury

John Wall will miss several weeks with a knee injury.

The Washington Wizards roster will be without their star point guard John Wall for at least the next two weeks, per Candace Buckner of the Washington Post.

In addition, the Wizards announced Wall's left knee injury transpired after making knee-to-knee contact in the November 7 game against the Dallas Mavericks. Wall will receive platelet-rich plasma treatment and viscosupplementation injections in his left knee, according to a statement from the Wizards.

Wall underwent an MRI on the knee on Friday.




Consequently, point guard Tim Frazier will take over the starting point guard role. Through 16 games, the four-time All-Star is averaging 20.3 points (43.4 percent shooting from the field and 31.7 percent shooting from the three-point line), 3.4 rebounds, and 9.2 assists in 34.4 minutes.

The Wizards have had a lot of up and downs already this season. He'll miss games consecutively for the first time in two seasons. The Wizards are 1-1 without Wall so far this season with both games coming against the Raptors.

The Wizards (10-8) host the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday.

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