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Heat center Whiteside to miss Indiana game with bone bruise

MIAMI (AP) Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside has a bone bruise in his knee and will miss the team's home opener against Indiana.

The Heat made the announcement Friday, one day before opening a six-game homestand. He was injured in Miami's season-opening loss Wednesday at Orlando, a game in which he finished with 26 points and 22 rebounds.

Injuries are piling up for the Heat already. Small forward Rodney McGruder had surgery earlier this week for a stress fracture in his leg and is out indefinitely. And shooting guard Dion Waiters is still dealing with ankle sprains, an injury that ended his season early a year ago.

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Leaders
Points: Hassan Whiteside26.0
Rebounds: Hassan Whiteside22.0
Assists: James Johnson8.0
FG%: Hassan Whiteside61.1%
Steals: Dion Waiters2.00
Blocks: James Johnson1.00
Defense (Rank)
Points: 116.0 (23)
Rebounds: 51.0 (26)
Assists: 22.0 (13)
FG%: 47.8% (23)
FT%: 75.9% (10)
3P%: 38.1% (20)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 109.0 (12)
Rebounds: 44.0 (18)
Assists: 27.0 (5)
FG%: 43.1% (20)
FT%: 76.5% (21)
3P%: 26.7% (26)
Standings
Southeast Division
  W L Pct GB
Orlando 1 0 1.000 --
Washington 1 0 1.000 --
Atlanta 1 0 1.000 --
Charlotte 0 1 .000 1.0
Miami 0 1 .000 1.0
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
10/14/2017 DeAndre Liggins Waived
10/14/2017 Erik McCree Waived
10/14/2017 Tony Mitchell Waived
10/12/2017 Tony Mitchell Signed as Free Agent
10/12/2017 Larry Drew II Waived
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Injuries
Date Player Status
10/18/2017 Okaro White Sore shoulder
10/12/2017 Rodney McGruder Leg stress fracture
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