The former Syracuse shooting guard has received multiple medical opinions on his ankle, according to the Miami Herald.
Prior to going down with the injury, Waiters appeared in 30 games for the Heat this season, averaging 14.3 points in 30.6 minutes per game.
Wells Fargo Q4 Profit Rises, Beats View; But Revenues Miss
After $1.04 actual EPS reported by Wells Fargo & Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth. Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) shares were trading higher by 1.38 percent ($0.86) at $63.12 a piece in Wednesday's session.
Having missed the past seven games with an ankle injury, Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters is weighing all of his options as the National Basketball Association season hits its second half. His three-point shooting percentage also dropped from 39.5 percent to 30.6 percent this season. Waiters, 26, was in line to receive a $1.1 million bonus if he played in at least 70 games this season.
A clause in Waiters' contract could sway his decision to undergo season-ending surgery rather than wait until the offseason. His 2.3 turnovers per game are a career high.
Police looking for Rockford man accused of armed robbery
After one suspect took out a shotgun, the second went up to the counter, knocked down merchandise, and took the cash register. Maryland State Police are searching for two people wanted for holding up a convenience store in Salisbury late Monday night.
The Heat have won six straight games and moved into fourth place in the Eastern Conference standings with a 24-17 record. Tyler Johnson, Josh Richardson and Wayne Ellington will continue to take on heavier workloads, with Johnson and Richardson in particular having the ball in their hands more often.
China scolds Japan over issue of 'comfort women'
Abe said that on his visit he is planning to reaffirm Japan's cooperations with these countries in matters concerning North Korea. The US allies are key to efforts to rein in North Korea's nuclear and missile programs.