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Shai Gilgeous-Alexander to miss start of Thunder training camp due to MCL sprain

The Oklahoma City Thunder won't have their leading scorer available when training camp opens. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander will reportedly miss the start of training camp as he recovers from an MCL sprain, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic.

Gilgeous-Alexander is reportedly dealing with a Grade 2 sprain. It's unclear when Gilgeous-Alexander sustained the injury or how long he will be sidelined. Thunder training camp will open Sept. 27.

The Thunder's first preseason game is Oct. 3. The team will open the regular season Oct. 19 and hold its home opener Oct. 23.

Gilgeous-Alexander, 24, led the team with 24.