Bruised back knocks out Dwyane Wade

Updated: February 3, 2011, 10:29 PM ET
Associated Press

Heat guard Dwyane Wade missed most of the third quarter of Miami's game against Orlando with a lower back bruise he got taking a hard foul from Magic center Dwight Howard.

He returned to start the fourth quarter.

Wade was driving to the basket with 9:43 left in the third quarter of Thursday's matchup of Southeast Division rivals when the collision happened. Howard attempted to block Wade's shot and fouled the seven-time All-Star, who remained down for about a minute.

After a ...

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