first_imgKelly Oubre Jr.’s short time with the Suns may be over.Oubre will undergo a procedure on his thumb and is expected to be out four to six weeks, which means his season is done, according to ESPN. Timberwolves injury updates: Derrick Rose, Jeff Teague, Robert Covington out for rest of season Phoenix F Kelly Oubre, Jr., will undergo minor procedure on his left thumb and miss rest of season, sources tell ESPN. Oubre’s recovery will be 4-to-6 weeks. He heads into restricted free agency on best stretch of career: 20 PPG, 5.7 RPG since becoming starter post-All-Star break— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) March 21, 2019The 23-year-old is scheduled to be a restricted free agent this offseason, so if he signs an offer sheet with another team and Phoenix decides not to match it, his career with the Suns will be over.Oubre came over to the Suns in an odd trade where he was first dealt to Memphis and then to Phoenix in a move that netted the Wizards forward Trevor Ariza. Related Newscenter_img The former Kansas Jayhawk is averaging career highs in points (15.2), rebounds (4.7), assists (1.2), blocks (0.9) and steals (1.2). Over his last 12 games, Oubre is putting up 20 points and 5.7 rebounds per game.last_img

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