X-rays negative on Nuggets’ Millsap’s wrist

Paul Millsap left with a sprained left wrist on Sunday.

Denver Nuggets power forward Paul Millsap injured his left wrist during Sunday’s road loss to the Los Angeles Lakers and was forced to exit the game in the second quarter.

The Nuggets are calling Millsap’s injury a sprained wrist. The four-time All-Star underwent X-rays and the results came back negative.

Millsap signed a three-year, $90 million free agent deal with the Nuggets this past offseason and is averaging 15.3 points and 6.2 rebounds while shooting 44.6 percent from the field and 34.5 percent from three.

The Nuggets have a record of 9-7.