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Heat's McGruder needs surgery on leg

From ESPN - October 12, 2017

MIAMI -- Rodney McGruder, who started at small forward for the Miami Heat last season and was a strong candidate to open this season in the same role, will have surgery next week to repair a stress fracture in his leg.

McGruder played in a team-high 78 games last season for Miami, starting 65 of them. The injury will likely keep him sidelined at least three months, though the timetable for a return wo not be known until after surgery.

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