As reported earlier today, Jefferson has been struggling mightily of late with a torn plantar fascia in his left foot. In game three, Jefferson was limping up and down the court throughout the entire game and was in obvious pain. He scored 20 points and added five rebounds and three blocks in 30 minutes played.
Jefferson has been the biggest reason why the Bobcats have been so successful this season, and his presence on the court will not be matched by Charlotte's backups. Expect the Bobcats to mix up their lineup throughout the night to find a groove were they will be able to excel in. But either way they will have their hands full, and Miami will be licking their chops as they will prepare to sweep the Bobcats in Charlotte tonight.
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