Chicago Bulls forward Bobby Portis will miss four to six weeks because of a moderately sprained medial collateral ligament in his right knee.

The Bulls announced Thursday he is out until at least late November.

Portis — averaging 10.5 points in his fourth season — joined a lengthy list of injured Chicago players in the fourth quarter of Wednesday’s win over Charlotte.

Point guard Kris Dunn suffered a similar injury to his left knee in a loss at Dallas on Monday. He also missed the first two games for the birth of his first child. Lauri Markkanen is out until at least mid-November because of an elbow injury. And Denzel Valentine (sprained left ankle) has not played.

Chicago Bulls forward Bobby Portis (5) blocks the shot of Charlotte Hornets forward Cody Zeller (40) during the first half of a NBA basketball game Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/David Banks)

Chicago is 1-3.


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Source: The Associated Press

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