Hobbled Bobcats without May against Clippers

Updated: March 16, 2007, 7:13 PM ET
Associated Press

CHARLOTTE, N.C. --Charlotte Bobcats forward Sean May will sit out Friday night's game against the Los Angeles Clippers with a sore right knee.

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2007 SEASON STATISTICS
GM PPG RPG APG FG% FT%
35 11.9 6.7 1.9 .500 .768

May told team officials and trainers that he would not be able to play after the team's pregame shootaround, coach Bernie Bickerstaff said.

It's the latest in a string of injuries to hit the Bobcats, who were without four starters Friday -- May, forward Emeka Okafor, who has missed 10 games with a strained calf; center Primoz Brezec (sprained left ankle); and guard Brevin Knight, out for the second game with a strained groin.

May, who averages 11.9 points and 6.7 rebounds, underwent two operations on his right knee and played just 23 games during his rookie season in 2005-06, and sat out 20 games this season before returning to the Bobcats' lineup on March 10 against Memphis.


Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press

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