Knicks say forward Toppin to miss 2-3 weeks

by Gordon Dixon - Knicks forward Obi Toppin suffered a non-displaced fracture to his right tibia head and will be re-evaluated in two to three weeks, the team announced.

Knicks say forward Obi Toppin to miss 2-3 weeks 3:55 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiSenior NBA Insider Close Host of The Woj Pod Joined ESPN in 2017 The New York Knicks will be without forward Obi Toppin for the next two to three weeks because of an injury to his right leg, the team said Thursday. The Knicks said Toppin, who underwent an MRI on Thursday, suffered a non-displaced fracture to his right tibia head. Toppin appeared to injure his knee in Wednesday's 113-89 victory over the Atlanta Hawks , leaving the game with what the team descried as a "sore knee." Editor's Picks Toppin has averaged 7.7 points in 17 minutes a game this season, and coach Tom Thibodeau suggested that RJ Barrett could take up some of Toppin's minutes at power forward.