Danilo Gallinari will miss significant time due to an ankle injury he suffered a few days ago.
Gallinari had an MRI on Saturday that showed a right ankle sprain and is expected to be sidelined for multiple weeks.
“Hawks say a MRI revealed that Danilo Gallinari a right ankle sprain with associated swelling and inflammation. He will be reviewed in two weeks,” Marc J. Spears of ESPN reports.
Gallinari has played in just two games for the Hawks so far and got injured in the game against the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday and will miss the game against the Knicks.