Home » Sports » Basketball » NBA » NBA: Dwayne Wade season over

NBA: Dwayne Wade season over

Chicago Bulls guard Dwyane Wade will miss the rest of the NBA season after suffering a fractured elbow, the team announced Thursday. The 35-year-old all-star guard injured his elbow in the fourth quarter of Chicago’s 98-91 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies.

Chicago Bulls guard Dwyane Wade (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Chicago Bulls guard Dwyane Wade (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

A scan revealed the extent of the injury, indicating the he is no longer fit to continue playing for the Bulls this season. Chicago are currently 32-36 for the season, languishing just outside the Eastern Conference playoff spots in 10th place overall.

Wade has averaged 18.6 points, 3.9 assists and 4.5 rebounds a game this year. (AFP)


comments