Chris Andersen ruled out for Game 4
MIAMI -- Key Miami Heat backup big man Chris Andersen is out for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals with a left thigh bruise.
In a related move, coach Erik Spoelstra promoted Rashard Lewis into the starting lineup at power forward against the Indiana Pacers.
Andersen suffered the injury in the first half of the Heat's Game 3 victory but continued to play, though he seemed to be limited. He's been battling several nagging injuries during the playoffs, including a right shin injury. ...
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