Thursday , Mar , 23 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

Mourning sidelined 2-4 weeks

=== Mourning sidelined 2-4 weeks ===

Miami, FL (Sports Network) – Miami Heat center Alonzo Mourning is expected to
be sidelined for the next 2-to-4 weeks with a partially torn right calf
muscle.

Mourning was hurt during the second quarter of Wednesday’s game against the
Detroit Pistons and an MRI exam Thursday revealed the severity of the injury.

In 65 games this season, Mourning has averaged 7.8 points, 5.5 rebounds and
2.66 blocks while shooting 59.7 percent from the floor. He leads the NBA in
total blocked shots this season with 173.

MIA