Lazar Hayward SF NO Jul 25 '79

The Pelicans waived SF Lazar Hayward on Sunday.

He's been struggling with a respiratory infection during the preaseason and never had much of a chance to make the regular season roster.

Lazar Hayward SF NO Jul 20 '79

Lazar Hayward will not play for the Pelicans on Wednesday due to a respiratory infection.

He's trying to make the team, but this isn't the start he was looking for.

Lazar Hayward SF NO Oct 29 '78

The Timberwolves are not expected to re-sign Lazar Hayward.

Hayward's 10-day deal expires on Friday, and the team inked Mickael Gelabale on Thursday night.

Lazar Hayward SF NO Oct 28 '78

Lazar Hayward is expected to play on Thursday after dealing with an illness.

He may not even get on the floor, but if he does, he won't get enough minutes to matter to fantasy owners.

Lazar Hayward SF NO Oct 27 '78

Lazar Hayward (illness) did not practice on Wednesday.

Hayward returned from an illness on Sunday, but he's still battling the lingering effects and should be considered questionable going into Thursday's game.

Lazar Hayward SF NO Oct 25 '78

Lazar Hayward returned from a sinus infection to play eight minutes off the bench on Sunday, going scoreless with two steals.

The Wolves' backup SF has no fantasy appeal in spite of the Wolves' ongoing injury problems.

Lazar Hayward SF NO Oct 25 '78

Lazar Hayward (illness) is available to face the Spurs on Sunday.

The Wolves are getting healthy with J.J. Barea (back) returning to the lineup and Ricky Rubio getting more minutes. Hayward is on a 10-day contract and can be left on the wire in all leagues.

Lazar Hayward SF NO Oct 23 '78

Lazar Hayward (illness) will not practice on Saturday.

He's getting over his illness and could be ready to face the Spurs on Sunday. The Wolves signed Hayward to a 10-day contract and there's a good chance he might be cut loose after that period with Ricky Rubio starting to feel better.

Lazar Hayward SF NO Oct 23 '78

Lazar Hayward (illness) will not play in Friday's game against the Hornets.

Hayward is suffering from flu-like symptoms. The Wolves are just scuffling for healthy bodies at this point with J.J. Barea, Kevin Love, Chase Budinger, Brandon Roy and Malcolm Lee all sidelined. Ricky Rubio will be limited to 20 minutes.

Lazar Hayward SF NO Oct 22 '78

Lazar Hayward (illness) will not play Friday.

He was just re-signed to a 10-day deal, and the Timberwolves will only have nine healthy players on Friday night.