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Malik Monk Sheds Light on Ankle Injury, Doubles Down on MJ

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As soon as Malik Monk was drafted by Michael Jordan’s Charlotte Hornets, the former Wildcat was forced to field questions about his new boss.  One of them continues to be asked:

“Could you beat Jordan one-on-one?”

Monk has never been political with his response, always answering affirmatively.  He doubled down today in an interview during the Hornets’ first Summer League game.

“He’s pretty old right now.  I think I could get him,” Monk said.

Monk was being interviewed during the game because he is doubtful to play this summer.  He sprained his left ankle during pre-draft workouts.  In the interview he revealed that it happened during a closeout, about “three to four weeks” before the draft.  See everything he had to say on NBA TV:

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Article written by Nick Roush

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