Found October 31, 2013 on NBA Injury News:
Charlotte’s backup center will likely miss a little more time than first expected when the team doctors found a stress fracture in his left foot. According to a tweet sent out by Rick Bonnell of  charlotteobserver.com, Brendan Haywood is likely to miss time until mid-February. #bobcats center Brendan Haywood (stress fracture) said on @thedrivenc he won’t be back before All-Star break (mid-February). — Rick Bonnell (@rick_bonnell) October 30, 2013 According to a press release by the Bobcats on October 10, Haywood was to have surgery placing two screws in his foot which was to immobilize the foot for 12 weeks to help the fracture heal. Haywood had played in 61 games for Charlotte in the 2012-13 season averaging just 3.5 points and 4.8 rebounds per game. Haywood came to Charlotte on July 14, 2012 after being designated by the Maverick’s as the team’s amnesty player. In his 12-year NBA career, Haywood has averages of 7.2 points, 6.2 rebounds, and 1.4 blocks in 23.7 minutes. He has also played for the Washington Wizards.
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