Raptors’ Lowry, Ibaka leave game vs. Pelicans with injuries
The Toronto Raptors will be without Kyle Lowry and Serge Ibaka for the second half of Friday’s game against the New Orleans Pelicans.
Lowry left the game with a left thumb injury while Ibaka is out with a right ankle sprain.
Kyle Lowry, left thumb injury – will not return.
Serge Ibaka, sprained right ankle – will not return.
— Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) November 9, 2019
Lowry’s injury occurred in the first quarter and he was spotted looking at his thumb multiple times throughout the rest of the first half. He finished the night with six points and five assists in 16 minutes.
Ibaka’s injury occurred late in the second quarter when he landed awkwardly and appeared to twist his ankle. In 12 minutes of action off the bench, Ibaka had eight points and six rebounds.