Wednesday , Mar , 28 , 2007 C.Y. Ellis

Francis sprains ankle

New York, NY (Sports Network) – New York Knicks guard Steve Francis left
Wednesday’s game against Cleveland in the first quarter with a sprained right

After having notched seven points and three assists through the game’s first
10 minutes, Francis tried to make a move to his right but bumped into the leg
of LeBron James, falling to the floor in pain. He had to be helped off the

Already shorthanded from injury, New York was without Jamal Crawford (ankle),
David Lee (leg) and Quentin Richardson (back).