WASHINGTON — Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul was out for Monday night time’s recreation in opposition to the Washington Wizards with a sore left leg.
It is the second consecutive recreation Paul has missed. He sat out Saturday’s recreation in Cleveland after taking part in 37 minutes in an time beyond regulation win in Detroit the night time earlier than. The Rockets mentioned he was being rested in opposition to the Cavaliers.
“We have simply obtained to make certain Chris is 100 % effectively from his strained hammy,” Houston coach Mike D’Antoni mentioned.
D’Antoni mentioned Paul was day-to-day. Gerald Inexperienced was additionally out for the third straight recreation with a sore proper ankle.
Washington’s Dwight Howard was out for the fourth straight recreation with a sore glute.