After dropping 7 assists in the Dallas Mavericks win over the Orlando Magic, rookie point guard Gal Mekel felt discomfort in his knee.
An MRI revealed that Mekel had a partially torn meniscus in his right knee.
There is no timetable for his return.
Mekel is the 4th Mavericks’ point guard to miss time. Devin Harris has yet to suit up, Shane Larkin has death with ankle injuries, and start Jose Calderon missed a game due to a hip injury (Also was out for a few preseason games).
Mekel is averaging 2.4 points and 2.1 assists.