Deng expects to miss at least 1 week with back injury

Updated: November 18, 2007, 7:57 AM ET
By Ian Whittell | Special to ESPN.com

LOS ANGELES -- Luol Deng, the Chicago Bulls forward, expects to be sidelined for at least one week after aggravating a back injury during his team's 92-73 win over the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday evening.

The forward was listed as doubtful to start the Bulls' game at Staples Center, having woken with a painful lower back on Friday morning, the day after Chicago saw its record slump to 1-6 in a loss to the Phoenix Suns.

After undergoing intense treatment, Deng started against ...

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