Rashard Lewis' daughter and brother have been dealing with some serious medical concerns, which could be impacting Lewis' play on the court. His one-year-old daughter is doing better after developing a mysterious illness that caused high fevers, muscular pain and rashes, while his brother has been diagnosed with cancer. [...]
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The Mavericks voided forward Rashard Lewis's contract Thursday, after he failed a physical due to an issue with his right knee.
At this point, it is not clear how serious the injury is, but Lewis will require surgery, the team announced. The 34-year-old was expected to sign a one-year deal with the Mavericks, but his next move is not yet known.
Lewis' (knee) contract with the Maves was voided after it was revealed he'll require knee surgery, Yahoo! Sports reports.
Spin: After signing a one-year deal with the Mavs last week, Lewis found out he'll need knee surgery during a team physical Tuesday. The news voids his deal with the Mavericks, returning him to free agent status. Lewis will undergo surgery, though it's unknown how long he'll be sidelined. Upon returning to full health, he'll likely look to sign on with a contender
DALLAS (AP) -- The Dallas Mavericks have voided the contract of Rashard Lewis because the free agent forward needs surgery on his right knee.