John Wall out with bruised knee

Updated: November 27, 2010, 6:49 PM ET
Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- Washington Wizards rookie guard John Wall will miss Saturday night's game against the Orlando Magic with a bruised right knee.

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Center Yi Jianlian and forward Al Thornton are also out for the Wizards.

Wall, the No. 1 draft pick this spring, is averaging 18.0 points and 9.1 assists to lead the Wizards. He had missed four games with a sprained left foot before returning for Washington's last two games.

This is Thornton's second straight game missed due to a sprained left ankle. He averages 10.6 points and 4.8 rebounds.

Yi will miss his seventh straight game with a bruised right knee. Yi is averaging 7.6 points and 3.1 rebounds.


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