Charlotte Hornets forward Gordon Hayward has been placed in the league’s health and safety protocol and is out for Wednesday night’s game against the Indiana Pacers.
Hayward, 31, is averaging 17.0 points, 4.7 rebound and 3.7 assists in 45 starts for Charlotte this season.
The 6-foot-7 forward was already questionable for the game with a foot injury. He had missed the Hornets’ past two games.
The Hornets are on a two-game losing streak entering Wednesday’s game.
–Field Level Media