Charlotte Hornets shared an update on Gordon Hayward’s situation ahead of the play-in clash against the Indiana Pacers. The veteran forward has been sidelined since April 2.
He suffered a foot injury that has kept him out for six weeks so far. According to Charlotte, Hayward will not be available for their Tuesday play-in game.
Hayward had an excellent season prior to his injury averaging 19.6 points, 5.9 rebounds and 4.1 assists while shooting an efficient 47.3% from the field and 41.5% from 3-point range.
Charlotte finished the regular season with a 33-39 record that ranked them for the 10th best record in the Eastern Conference.