Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports
Tyreke Evans did not return to Sunday's loss to the Nuggets after his bothersome knee injury reared its ugly head once again.
Evans was able to make it back for two full games after missing five of the previous six due to his knee troubles. However, he left just 10 minutes into Sunday's game when it became too much to handle once again. With the nagging nature of the injury, it's highly unlikely that Evans will be available for Monday's game against the Phoenix Suns. And with the Kings facing a busy week with four games on tap, it's possible they elect to hold out Evans even longer.
There is currently no word if the Kings plan to send Evans for an MRI or any sort of further evaluation.
The fourth-year, over-sized point guard has 15.1 points, 3.3 assists and 4.8 rebounds this season with the first two numbers being career-lows.