CLEVELAND - Kyrie Irving will be out for the next four weeks for a fractured index finger, the team said on Monday.
The Cleveland Cavaliers guard injured his finger during the third quarter of Saturday night’s game against Dallas.
On Monday, Irving had an MRI and CT scan at the Cleveland Clinic Sports Health center, where he was treated with a splint for the hairline fracture.
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Kyrie Irving, coming off the first scoreless game of his career, scored 20 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 88-82 Saturday night.
Dion Waiters scored a season-high 30 points for the Cavaliers. Andrew Bynum tied his season high with 20 points and grabbed a season-best 13 rebounds, and Jarrett Jack added 13 points.