Report: Mavs’ Doncic (ankle) to miss about two weeks

An MRI performed Friday confirmed that Dallas Mavericks Luka Doncic sustained a “moderate” right ankle sprain, according to multiple reports.Doncic, who turns 21 next month, is expected to miss about two weeks, Brad Townsend of the Dallas Morning News reported.The injury occurred in practice on Thursday, coach Rick Carlisle said.This is Doncic’s second right ankle injury of the season. In mid-December, he missed four games while nursing the ankle. That injury occurred when he stepped on the foot of Kendrick Nunn of the Miami Heat.Doncic, in his second season, was named an All-Star Game starter, and on Friday, the NBA announced he was selected to play in the Rising Stars game.The Rising Stars game is set for Feb. 14 in Chicago, with the All-Star Game to follow on Feb. 16.Doncic is averaging 28.8 points, fifth in the NBA, to go with 9.5 rebounds and 8.7 assists in 43 games.