The San Antonio Spurs announced Wednesday that Manu Ginobili will sit out the next pair of games—the 38-year-old’s hip is acting up.
INJURY REPORT: Ginobili (bilateral hip tightness) will miss the next two games. He will be re-evaluated prior to Saturday's game vs. Memphis
— San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) November 18, 2015
Ginobili missed the Spurs’ win Saturday against the Philadelphia Sixers due to abductor tightness.
Per the Express-News:
Ginobili’s latest stint on the inactive list will begin tonight against Denver. The Spurs are in New Orleans on Friday.
The 38-year-old guard missed the Spurs’ win over Philadelphia on Saturday with abductor tightness, but returned to score 17 second-half points — including 14 in the fourth quarter — to key a 93-80 win over the Trail Blazers.
Ginobili had been enjoying a stellar start to his 14th NBA season, averaging 11.7 points and 3.7 assists while shooting 40 percent from 3-point range over his first nine games.