Brendan Haywood Out at Least Three Months

Charlotte Bobcats backup center Brendan Haywood will miss at least the next 12 weeks, after being diagnosed with a stress fracture in his left foot (which will require surgery. Via the press release: “An MRI and CT scan yesterday ordered by foot specialist Dr. Bob Anderson revealed the stress fracture in the navicular bone. Haywood will undergo surgery to place two screws in the bone to reinforce the stress fracture and help it to heal. Following 12 weeks of immobilization, he will undergo a follow-up CT scan to determine his return to normal activities.”