Cleveland Cavaliers guard Iman Shumpert left today's game vs. the Philadelphia 76ers with a left ankle injury. Shumpert injured his ankle in the second quarter when he went up for a dunk, which he missed. After missing, Shumpert came out of the game to have his ankle looked at by the Cavs' training staff.
Shumpert comes out of the game after missing that dunk. Trainer Steve Spiro checking him. Not sure if his leg is injured or his pride— Jason Lloyd (@JasonLloydABJ) March 29, 2015
Iman Shumpert has been diagnosed with a left ankle injury. Will not return.— Jason Lloyd (@JasonLloydABJ) March 29, 2015
Here is video of Shumpert's dunk attempt.
shumpert misses the dunkpert https://t.co/FVic7qK7rn— James Herbert (@outsidethenba) March 29, 2015
Prior to the injury, Shumpert had played 11 minutes, scoring nine points on 2-7 shooting to go along with three steals. No update has been given on Shumpert's injury or if he'll be out for any extended time.