X-rays negative on Al Jefferson

Updated: October 12, 2013, 12:44 AM ET
By Michael Wallace | ESPN.com

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Charlotte Bobcats center Al Jefferson suffered a sprained right ankle in Friday's 86-75 preseason loss to the Miami Heat.

Jefferson fell awkwardly to the court with 5:41 left in the third quarter when he landed on the foot of Heat center Chris Bosh as the two fought for rebounding position in the lane. Jefferson remained on the court for several seconds until a timeout was called so he could be treated by team trainers.

Teammates carried Jefferson to the locker ...

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