Reports show that Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters is slated to undergo surgery on his injured left ankle. Waiters is expected to miss the remainder of the NBA season.
Free agent guard DeAndre Liggins is slated to sign a 10-day contract with the New Orleans Pelicans. Liggins was recently waived by the Milwaukee Bucks.
Utah Jazz star Rudy Gobert has been diagnosed with a sprained PCL in his left knee and bone bruise in tibia. He is expected to be sidelined for one month.