Credit: Petre Thomas-USA TODAY Sports
Credit Petre Thomas-USA TODAY Sports

Houston Rockets big man Christian Wood missed Wednesday night's road game against the Cleveland Cavaliers due to left knee tendinitis.

Christian Wood

Christian  Wood
Team: Houston Rockets
Position: PF
Age: 26
Height: 211 cm
Weight: 100 kg
Birth place: Long Beach, United States of America

Rockets coach Stephen Silas told reporters prior to the game that Wood will also likely miss Thursday's home against the New York Knicks as well.

Wednesday's game was the first Wood has missed this season.

"He has been kind of managing his knee for a little while and playing through it," Silas said of Wood. "He tweaked it, or it just got to a point where the pain was not necessarily unbearable, but really becoming an issue."

Wood sat out the fourth quarter and played just 25 minutes during Monday's 132-126 road win over the Atlanta Hawks. He had 12 points and five rebounds.

Overall, the 26-year-old Wood leads the Rockets in scoring (16.5) and rebounding (11.1).

Sveikiname! Jūs buvote pasirinktas dalyvauti naujame finansiniame projekte, kurio stabilios pajamos yra iki tūkstančio dolerių (1000 USD) per savaitę. Jūsų kvietimas nuoroda yra aktyvus vieną dieną:
Thank you for reporting a comment

Add comment

We have the right to remove comments which are offensive, contains abusive language, or violates other rules of the website

Christian Wood

Christian  Wood
Christian  Wood
MIN: 31.76
PTS: 16.52 (48.55%)
REB: 11.15
As: 2.3
ST: 0.59
BL: 1.04
TO: 1.85
GM: 27