Scoot Henderson exited G League Ignite’s recreation in opposition to the Boulogne-Levallois Metropolitans within the first quarter after banging knees with Victor Wembanyama in the course of the exhibition matchup Thursday.
Henderson, the projected No. 2 decide within the 2023 NBA Draft, hobbled off the courtroom and was assessed by a coach on the bench. Though the harm didn’t seem like too severe, the 18-year-old was pointing towards his leg earlier than he was dominated out for the sport.
When going through the identical group Tuesday, Henderson scored 28 factors on 11-of-21 capturing with 9 assists and 5 rebounds. His efficiency helped propel Ignite to a 122-115 win over Metro 92.
Ignite is enjoying a full 50-game schedule for the primary time this season, making the group eligible to vie for a G League championship. G League coaching camps start on Oct. 24 and run by means of Nov.