McRoberts was held scoreless (0-1 FG) but collected three rebounds and an assist over 12 minutes in Tuesday's loss to the Timberwolves. McRoberts has played in each of the Heat's 10 games this season, often playing between 10 and 20 minutes. That 20-minute ceiling will continue to work against McRoberts providing any notable numbers on any given night, which is reflecting in his season averages of 2.3 points, 2.7 rebounds, and 1.8 assists. He's probably worth ignoring for fantasy purposes.
Heat forward Josh McRoberts (knee) returned to action in Sunday's preseason game against the Hawks, missing both his shot attempts and grabbing two rebounds in seven minutes. McRoberts had been limited for a portion of training camp after experience a recurrence of knee soreness, but his return to the court in a limited fashion Sunday demonstrates that he's at least reasonably healthy. Despite his lack of involvement in the preseason, he's still ticketed to open the season as a fixture on the Heat's second unit.
Heat forward Josh McRoberts (knee) is expected to miss Saturday's preseason game at Houston, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports. McRoberts' bout with discomfort in his knee continues, as an absence Saturday would mark his third in a row. The Heat will likely exercise caution in the short term to ensure he's able to take the court for the season opener on Oct. 28 against the Hornets.
Heat power forward Josh McRoberts (knee) sat out of practice Friday because of knee soreness, Manny Navarro of the Miami Herald reports. McRoberts has been dealing with some soreness in his knee all week and already had to miss the Tuesday preseason game because of it. He should be considered highly questionable for Saturday' against Houston. With the regular season still two weeks away, McRoberts has plenty of time to get back to full strength.
McRoberts (knee) was unable to participate in Thursday's morning shootaround. McRoberts did manage to do some drills off to the side of shootaround, but obviously he still has limitations heading into the regular season. He'll be aiming for a return to the court Saturday against the Rockets, although the forward will likely be a game-time decision.
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