NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Brooklyn center Brook Lopez is expected to be sidelined for 10 days to two weeks after mildly spraining his right mid-foot Wednesday night in the Nets’ exhibition game against Sacramento in China.

The Nets said Thursday that X-rays and a CT scan in New York revealed no fractures or bone injuries. Lopez missed most of last season after breaking the foot Dec. 21 during a game at Philadelphia.

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Lopez, 26, has played only 96 regular-season games over the past three seasons due to injuries to the foot.

He is averaging 18 points and 5.8 rebounds this preseason.

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The Nets open against the Celtics on October 29 in Boston.

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