Dwight Howard (Ankle) Out Tonight
Dwight Howard will sit Thursday night as the Rockets take on the Timberwolves in a game you will not watch because you really need UConn to beat St. Joseph to have a good first day in your office pool.
We knew he had an ankle issue that needed rest, but it was a little more than that tweets Adam Wexler of CSNHouston.com.
Dwight-I had a cyst on it causing some pain, last few wks. Couldnt walk after miami game. Removed some fluid. Structurally ankle is ok— AdamWexlerCSN (@awexler) March 19, 2014
Dwight Howard said he hopes to return for Cleveland game. (Sat. 3/22) #Rockets— AdamWexlerCSN (@awexler) March 19, 2014
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