Dwight Howard misses 2nd game

Updated: March 21, 2014, 3:13 AM ET
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HOUSTON -- Rockets center Dwight Howard sat  out Thursday's 129-106 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves with a mild left ankle strain he attributed to "wear and tear."

It was the second straight game Howard has missed with the injury. He is day to day.

Howard said he had a procedure Tuesday to have fluid drained from a cyst in the ankle, according to the Houston Chronicle.

"There's nothing wrong with my ankle per se, but the cyst caused some problems, caused a lot of ...

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