Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry took a hard fall Monday against the Brooklyn Nets and suffered a bone bruise in his tailbone.
Lowry is day-to-day moving forward.
Toronto guard Kyle Lowry is day-to-day on a return from a bone bruise on his tailbone, league source tells ESPN.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) January 9, 2018
The Raptors will start Delon Wright while Lowry recovers from the bruise. The 6-5 Wright is averaging 8.8 points per game on the season in 26 games.
Lowry is not shooting the ball well this year — just 42.6 percent from the field — but he’s stuffing the stat sheet as usual. The All-Star is averaging 16.2 points, 6.1 rebounds and 7.0 assists.
The Raptors enter Tuesday with the second best record in the East at 28-10.