Wednesday March 25th, 2015

The left wrist injury Houston Rockets point guard Pat Beverley suffered against the Indiana Pacers on Monday could be season-ending, reports Yahoo Sports' Marc J. Spears.

The Rockets reportedly expect to learn Wednesday morning if Beverley would risk further ligament damage by playing with the injury.

Rockets’ Dwight Howard (knee) expected to play Wednesday

[]Beverley, 26, was initially diagnosed with a left wrist sprain after leaving Monday's game in the third quarter. The Rockets won 110–100, moving to 47–23 as the Western Conference's third-place team.

Beverley flew back to Houston on Tuesday to have the wrist evaluated and has been ruled out for Wednesday's game against the Pelicans in New Orleans.

“If the news is bad on Pat, he might be out awhile,” Rockets coach Kevin McHale said Tuesday, according to the Houston Chronicle. “We will find out the news on Pat, but the initial thought was that it might be bad. Hopefully it will be good news.”

• Video: Bucks' Khris Middleton hits insane buzzer beater to top Heat

Beverley has started all but one of the 56 games he has appeared in this season and is averaging 10.1 points, 4.2 rebounds and 3.4 assists.

Mike Fiammetta

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide - from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Seth Davis, and more - delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.