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Rockets’ Hakeem Olajuwon Injured

November 27, 1999

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) _ Houston Rockets center Hakeem Olajuowon left in the third quarter of Friday’s game against the Portland Trail Blazers with an injured left hand.

Olajuwon, holding his left hand, was taken to the locker room. The extent of the injury was not immediately available.

Olajuwon was hurt when he fouled Blazers center Arvydas Sabonis away from the Portland basket. The injury occurred just 13 seconds into the third period and with the Blazers ahead 49-44.

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