Lakers’ Brook Lopez has sprained ankle, will be reevaluated

CLEVELAND, OH - DECEMBER 14: Brook Lopez #11 of the Los Angeles Lakers fights for a rebound with Kyle Korver #26 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during the first half at Quicken Loans Arena on December 14, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) Center Brook Lopez sprained his right ankle during the Los Angeles Lakers’ 116-114 loss to the Golden State Warriors.

The team said an MRI confirmed Tuesday that Lopez has a moderate sprain and he will be reevaluated in three weeks. Lopez was injured in the second quarter of Monday night’s game.

Lopez, who has started all 28 games this season, is averaging 12.8 points, 4.3 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game.