Portland Trail Blazers

Maurice Harkless listed as questionable for Game 3 after MRI confirms right ankle sprain

Portland Trail Blazers

The Trail Blazers announced Thursday afternoon that Maurice Harkless is listed as questionable for Game 3 against the Nuggets on Friday.

The Blazers also said an MRI confirmed a right ankle sprain.

Harkless suffered the injury at the 5:42 mark of the second quarter of Game 2. He did not return to the game on Wednesday night.

The Trail Blazers starting small forward was attempting to block Nikola Jokic’s shot, but then came down awkwardly on his teammate Zach Collins.

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Harkless said after the game, he is going to "take it day by day."

 

The Blazers and Nuggets tip-off Game 3 on Friday night in Portland at 7:30pm.