Mavs’ Kristaps Porzingis optimistic to return this week

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Dallas Mavericks star Kristaps Porzingis has been recovering from an ankle injury and is optimistic he will return this week.

Porzingis is dealing with a right knee soreness and has missed the last three games of the Mavericks. However, he is optimistic that he will return to action this week.

Porzingis, who has been averaging 17.3 points and 9.4 rebounds this season, will not play against the Chicago Bulls on Monday (06/01).

Dallas is at 22-13.