Originally written on NBA Injury News  |  Last updated 10/19/14
Charlotte Bobcats power forward Tyrus Thomas is expected to miss two months of action after an MRI revealed a tear of the plantaris muscle in his left leg, near his calf, reports Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer.Charlotte Bobcats power forward Tyrus Thomas is expected to miss two months after a magnetic resonance imaging revealed a tear of the plantaris muscle in his left leg.Thomas sustained the injury during Saturday’s loss to the Memphis Grizzlies. He hobbled off the court and was later diagnosed with the tear and a second-degree calf strain. Though he doesn’t require surgery he will still be sidelined roughly two months while recovering from the injury.In place of Thomas, Hakim Warrick is expected to see extended minutes, according to Bonnell.Follow @hoopsinjurynews!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.nbainjurynews.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();
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