Brendan Haywood out for 12 weeks with stress fracture

Haywood out for 12 weeks with stress fracture
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Charlotte Bobcats center Brendan Haywood will miss at least 12 weeks after being diagnosed with a stress fracture in his left foot.

The Charlotte Bobcats have announced that Brendan Haywood will miss at least 12 weeks with a stress fracture in his foot.

The center will undergo surgery next week to repair the damage.

The 33-year-old met with a foot specialist yesterday after suffering pain in his left ankle, and an MRI revealed the injury.

Haywood featured in 61 games for the Bobcats last season.

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