Hornets News Release

AUSTIN RIVERS INJURY UPDATE

October 23, 2012

The New Orleans Hornets announced today that the MRI for guard Austin Rivers’ right ankle showed no structural damage. Rivers injured the ankle in the second quarter of last night’s game against the Dallas Mavericks and did not return. X-rays taken in Dallas last night on the ankle were negative. Rivers is listed as day-to-day with a right ankle sprain.

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