Portland Trail Blazers forward Justise Winslow has a grade 2 ankle sprain and will be out for at least two weeks.
The injury occurred during a game against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday. Winslow's status will be re-evaluated in two weeks.
The coach described Winslow as a valuable player on both ends of the court.
This season, Winslow has averaged 6.8 points, 5 rebounds, and 3.4 assists in 29 games.
Winslow has played for the Miami Heat, Memphis Grizzlies, LA Clippers, and Trail Blazers in his career.
He has a career average of 8.2 points, 5.1 rebounds, and 2.6 assists in 344 games (128 starts).
Winslow is an eighth-year pro from Duke University.