Monday , Jan , 16 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

Nets’ McInnis out with knee injury

East Rutherford, NJ (Sports Network) – The New Jersey Nets announced Monday
that guard Jeff McInnis has torn cartilage in his left knee.

McInnis had an MRI on Sunday that revealed the extent of the injury, which
occurred during New Jersey’s 110-77 loss to Dallas on Saturday.

The North Carolina product was signed by the Nets during the offseason and has
appeared in 28 games so far this season. He is averaging just 5.3 points, 1.8
rebounds and 1.9 assists per game with only one start.

The 6-foot-4, 179-pound McInnis is averaging 10.3 points and 4.5 assists in
484 career games with Denver, Washington, the Los Angeles Clippers, Portland,
Cleveland and New Jersey.