Dion Waiters of the Miami Heat thought surgery could wait.
He changed his mind, and his season is over.
The Heat announced Friday night that Waiters has decided to have surgery on his long-problematic left ankle. No timetable for his return was announced, though Waiters has previously said he was told it might take eight to 10 months to recover from such a procedure.
"We are confident this surgery will resolve all of the issues with the ankle," the Heat said in a statement. "This process will...