After suffering a knee injury in competition last week, Miami Heat forward Kelly Olynyk will be unable to compete for in the FIBA World Cup, a source tells ’s .

Olynyk is expected to be ready for the start of the season.

Olynyk slipped and fell during the third quarter of ’s win over Nigeria in a FIBA exhibition game on Wednesday. X-rays were negative, and the plan was for Olynyk to sit out a week, including an exhibition game on Friday in Winnipeg.

On Thursday, coach said he expected Olynyk to play in the World Cup.


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