The Timberwolves announced on Saturday Muhammad will have surgery on a ruptured ligament in his finger. It happened on Wednesday when his finger was caught in
It's the latest in a long line of injuries for the Wolves, who were finally getting fully healthy after missing starters
Muhammad was becoming a key player in his second season. He averaged 13.5 points per game after only 3.9 as a rookie. The Wolves also will miss
New Orleans All-Star forward
It was the first of two big injury blows for the Pelicans.
Davis departed with 3:07 left in the first quarter, moments after he attempted a shot and made contact with Miami's Hassan Whiteside.
Davis immediately began grimacing in pain, then walked off the court while grabbing the shoulder even before play could be stopped. He was evaluated in the locker room, the determination quickly coming that he would not return.
Davis had six points on 2 for 8 shooting and six rebounds before departing.
Davis initially hurt the shoulder against Chicago on Feb. 7, missing two regular-season games and then last weekend's
QUOTES OF THE WEEK
"I got traded to the Lakers one day [in 1992] and they retracted the deal,"
"Let's be real now. We'd still be up there if we didn't have injuries,"