Jarrett Jack leaves game with neck muscle strain

Nov 23, 2013; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan (21) grabs a rebound against Cleveland Cavaliers guard Jarrett Jack (1) during the second quarter at the AT

In the midst of a 126-96 loss to the San Antonio Spurs, the Cleveland Cavaliers also lost their sixth man  to injury, as Jarrett Jack left the game with a neck muscle strain. It was announced on the broadcast that Jack was undergoing X-ray’s, but results were not available.

Jack has struggled since joining the Cavaliers this summer on a four year, $25 million dollar contract. For the season, Jack has played is averaging 10.8 points per game and 3.6 assists in 26.8 minutes per game. He is also shooting 44.4 percent from the field and 36.4 percent from behind the arc.

Before leaving the game with the injury, Jack had played 17 minutes, missing all three of his shots and dishing out five assists.

Stay tuned to RightDownEuclid.com for all updates on Jack’s status as we learn more.

Correction: Per Jason Lloyd of the Akron Beacon Journal, the X-rays were negative.

 

Topics: Cleveland Cavaliers, Jarrett Jack

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