Wizards’ Mac expected to miss season with torn Achilles
ABS-CBN Sports on Oct 11, 2017 08:38 AM
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Wizards swingman Sheldon Mac is expected to be out for the season after having surgery to repair a torn left Achilles tendon.
The team said the operation was Monday (Tuesday, PHL time).
Mac should be sidelined about six to eight months.
The Wizards play their season opener against the visiting Philadelphia 76ers on Oct. 18 (Oct. 19, PHL time). The regular season ends April 11 (April 12, PHL time).
As a rookie last season, Mac averaged 3.0 points and 1.1 rebounds while appearing in 30 games for the Wizards.