Tiago Splitter To Miss 7-10 Days With Ankle Injury

By Michael Rehome

Apr 26, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter (22) is checked on by training staff after an apparent injury against the Los Angeles Lakers during game three of the first round of the 2013 NBA playoffs at the Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports

Spurs’ big man Tiago Splitter left the game in the third quarter and did not return. He suffered an injury to his left ankle during the teams 120-89 win in game three against the Los Angeles Lakers Friday night.

According to San Antonio Express News’ Buck Harvey, he spoke with the Spurs medical staff estimated Splitter to be sidelined 7-10 days.

Splitter finished the game with 5 points, 6 rebounds, 2 blocks and 2 assists.