Posted Feb 20 2012 6:31PM
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili is expected to miss two weeks with a strained left oblique.
Ginobili was hurt during the second half of San Antonio's 103-100 victory at the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday. The Spurs have won 10 straight heading into Monday night's game at Utah.
Ginobili had an MRI on Monday that confirmed the injury. He will remain in San Antonio for the remainder of the Spurs' road trip.
Forward Tiago Splitter also is expected to miss two weeks with a strained right calf, but he traveled with the team to Salt Lake City and will continue his rehab during the road trip.
Ginobili was playing in just his fourth game since missing 22 with a broken left hand.
|Best of Phantom: 2014 NBA Las Vegas Summer League |
Check out the best highlights from the 2014 NBA Las Vegas Summer League through the lens of the phantom cam.
|Best Circus Shots From Summer League 2014 |
Check out some circus shots from some of the up and coming players at the NBA Summer League.
|NBA Nation 2014: Los Angeles|
Catch all the action from NBA Nation presented by Sprint in Los Angeles. Visit nba.com/video for more highlights.
|Jeremy Lin Introduction|
Jeremy Lin addresses the media at the Toyota Sports Center on Thursday.
|Lakers News Conference: Mitch Kupchak|
Lakers General Manager, Mitch Kupchak, talks with the media and introduces Jeremy Lin as a member of the Lakers.