Hawks announce update on Taurean Prince’s left ankle

Atlanta Hawks forward Taurean Prince sustained a left ankle injury during the fourth quarter of last night’s contest vs. Golden State.

A  MRI performed today at the Emory Sports Medicine Complex revealed a ligament sprain, bone bruise and associated soft tissue inflammation. He’ll be re-evaluated in approximately three weeks and his status will be updated as appropriate.

The second-year player is averaging 15.0 PPG, 2.3 APG, 4.0 RPG this season.