Wizards rookie Glen Rice Jr. out 3-6 weeks after wrist fracture

Wizards rookie Glen Rice Jr. suffered a fractured wrist and is out several weeks, the team announced Wednesday: 

Wizards guard Glen Rice underwent an outpatient procedure this afternoon in New York City to repair a fracture in his right wrist. Rice had experienced pain in his wrist leading up to Monday’s game at the Knicks. He saw Dr. Michelle Carlson yesterday, who recommended and performed the surgery after consulting with team doctors. He will be out three to six weeks.

Rice has averaged 2.9 points and 1.8 rebounds in 11 games (including one start) for the Wizards this season.

via Wizards Injury Update | THE OFFICIAL SITE OF THE WASHINGTON WIZARDS.

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