Nash out with ankle injury

Updated: February 27, 2009, 1:26 AM ET
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES -- Steve Nash missed Phoenix's 132-106 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night because of an injured right ankle.

The All-Star guard hurt himself during the third quarter of Tuesday's victory over the Charlotte Bobcats. He is listed as day to day.

Nash is averaging 14.1 points, 9.7 assists and 3.1 rebounds. He is three points from amassing 13,000 in his NBA career.


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