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Paul Millsap injury: Hawks forward to miss the next 2 games (Updated)

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Paul Millsap will be out 7-10 days with a shoulder injury but will be ready for the playoffs according to a report by 680 The Fan's Brandon Leak.

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Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap will be out for 7-10 days with a shoulder injury but will be ready for the playoffs according to a report by 680 The Fan's Brandon Leak.

An official announcement from the team is expected sometime later today.

Update

Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that Millsap has a right shoulder contusion and a mild sprain.

Vivlamore also reports that Millsap will miss the next two games and will then be re-evaluated.

Update

X-Rays on Millsap's right shoulder came back negative and an MRI revealed a contusion and mild strain. He has been declared out for the next two games and his status will be updated as appropriate according to a release by the Hawks.