Matthews out with right ankle injury

Updated: April 7, 2013, 10:54 PM ET
Associated Press

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Portland Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews was helped off the court with a right ankle injury against the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday night.

Matthews appeared to roll his ankle with 8:27 left in the second quarter and he did not return. The extent of the injury was not immediately known.

The three-year NBA veteran was averaging 15 points, 2.8 rebounds and 2.5 assists going into the game.


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