Celtics guard Kyrie Irving leaves game after spraining knee

He had 14 points in 14 minutes before his night ended.

Kyrie Irving drives past Garrett Temple on Saturday.
Kyrie Irving drives past Garrett Temple on Saturday. –Michael Dwyer / AP Photo

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving sprained his right knee in the second quarter Saturday night against the Los Angeles Clippers and was declared out for the rest of the game.

Irving had 14 points in 14 minutes before leaving the game.

The Celtics led 74-53 at the half.

Irving appeared to injure himself with about five minutes left in the second quarter while weaving through traffic on defense.