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Knicks rookie R.J. Barrett out at least a week with right ankle sprain

R.J. Barrett

MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN - JANUARY 14: RJ Barrett #9 of the New York Knicks waits for a free throw during a game against the Milwaukee Bucks at Fiserv Forum on January 14, 2020 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

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NEW YORK -- New York Knicks rookie R.J. Barrett will miss at least a week with a sprained right ankle.

Barrett was hurt during the Knicks’ loss to Phoenix on Thursday. On Friday, he had X-rays, which were negative.

The Knicks announced afterward that Barrett will be re-evaluated in a week.

The No. 3 pick in the draft from Duke is averaging 14.1 points.