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Ginobili out at least two games with hip issue

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Manu Ginobili #20 of the San Antonio Spurs talks to his teammates during the second half against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena on November 19, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio (AFP Photo/Jason Miller)

San Antonio (AFP) - San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili, who helped the club win four NBA titles, will miss at least the next two games with bilateral hip tightness, the Spurs announced Wednesday.

The 38-year-old shooting guard is averaging 11.7 points, 3.3 rebounds, 3.7 assists and 1.3 steals over nine games this season for the Spurs.

The Spurs will be without the South American standout for Wednesday's home game against Denver and a Friday contest at New Orleans

Team doctors will re-evaluate Ginobili before San Antonio's game Saturday against Memphis.