The Pelicans are 1.5 games out of a play-in spot
NEW ORLEANS (AP) New Orleans Pelicans forward Brandon Ingram has been diagnosed with a left low ankle sprain and has been ruled out of Friday night's game in Philadelphia. The Pelicans announced Ingram's status after a scan Wednesday confirmed the preliminary diagnosis he received when the injury occurred during Tuesday night's 108-103 victory over Golden State. Ingram was hurt in the second quarter and tried to play through the pain until leaving the game for good in the latter portion of the third quarter, having scored 13 points.
Brandon Ingram has a left low ankle sprain and will miss Friday's game against the 76ers. His status is day-to-day.
Brandon Ingram (New Orleans Pelicans) with a deep 3 vs the Golden State Warriors, 05/04/2021
New Orleans' Brandon Ingram won the award last season