Gordon Hayward will miss at least four weeks with a right foot sprain, the Hornets announced.
Hayward suffered the ailment during the game against the Pacers on Friday.
“We had a number of guys out. We had scoring out,” coach James Borrego said after the game (via ESPN). “But this team just continues to fight and figure it out.”
More NBA Injury Notes
- Kristaps Porzingis (right knee) won’t play vs. the Wizards on Saturday, per Tim MacMahon of ESPN.com. The Mavs are on the second night of a back-to-back and the team is opting to rest him. MacMahon adds that Maxi Kleber is questionable with a left leg contusion.
- The Jazz will hold Mike Conley out on Saturday night against the Magic for rest purposes, Andy Larsen of the Salt Lake Tribune.
- Domantas Sabonis will miss the Pacers-Spurs game on Saturday, marking the first time the big man has sat out this season, Pacers reporter Scott Agness relays. Malcolm Brogdon (right hip contusion) and Jeremy Lamb (right toe sprain) are both questionable.
- Rajon Rondo is expected to make his Clippers debut on Sunday against the Lakers, according to coach Ty Lue (h/t Marc Stein of The New York Times).
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