Hawks’ G Korver out for the playoffs with sprained ankle

Hawks guard Kyle Korver reacts after Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova lands on his leg during the third quarter in game two of the Eastern Conference Finals.

ATLANTA (AP) — Hawks guard Kyle Korver is done for the NBA playoffs because of an ankle injury, dealing another blow to a team that already trails Cleveland 2-0 in the Eastern Conference final.

The Hawks announced Saturday that Korver has a severe high right ankle sprain. A foot and ankle specialist will determine the best court of treatment, but he definitely won’t play again in the postseason.

Korver rolled his right ankle during a scramble for a loose ball late in the third quarter of Game 2 Friday night. He hobbled off the court, went straight to the locker room and didn’t return.

The 34-year-old Korver was selected for his first All-Star Game this season and became Atlanta’s top 3-point threat. But he struggled to get open looks in the playoffs.