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Saturday, November 29, 2014

Thunder Injury Update: Perry Jones has been unable participate in practice

By on 11/29/2014 07:00:00 PM

The Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the New York Knicks on Friday by the score of 105-78. The win improved the Thunder to 5-12 on the season. Russell Westbrook lead the Thunder with 32 points on 12-of-17 shooting to go along with eight assists and seven rebounds. The Thunder continue to play without small forward Perry Jones, who has been unable to practice due to a sprained ankle.

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I reported on November 12 that Jones has been out of action since November 4 with a sprained left foot.  The injury has continued to plague Jones and there appears to be no timetable for his return.

Royce Young, NBA writer for, tweeted the following on Jones' status.
Dylan Buckingham, sports reporter at KFOR, added the following. 
With Jones out of the lineup, Lance Thomas and Nick Collison should continue to see the majority of the minutes in his absence

Jones was having an excellent start to the 2014-2015 season, averaging 15 points and 3.8 rebounds in 32.8 minutes per game. In 105 career games, all with the Thunder, Jones is averaging 3.6 points and 1.9 rebounds per game.

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