NBA Basketball

Chicago Bulls (7-10)


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Bulls C Carter to miss at least a month with quad injury

CHICAGO (AP) Chicago Bulls center Wendell Carter Jr. is expected to miss at least another month because of a bruised right quadriceps after an MRI on Tuesday confirmed the original diagnosis, the team announced.

Carter, averaging 12.8 points and eight rebounds, sat out the past three games following a collision in practice. The team said he will be re-evaluated in four weeks.

It's the third straight season he will miss significant time because an injury.

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Leaders
Points: Zach LaVine27.0
Rebounds: Wendell Carter Jr.8.0
Assists: Coby White5.6
FG%: Wendell Carter Jr.53.3%
Steals: Zach LaVine1.29
Blocks: Daniel Gafford1.20
Defense (Rank)
Points: 118.2 (28)
Rebounds: 42.7 (8)
Assists: 25.1 (20)
FG%: 48.0% (28)
FT%: 75.8% (11)
3P%: 37.4% (19)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 115.3 (6)
Rebounds: 44.5 (16)
Assists: 25.6 (11)
FG%: 47.4% (9)
FT%: 79.1% (8)
3P%: 38.3% (7)
Standings
Central Divison
  W L Pct GB
Milwaukee 10 6 .625 --
Indiana 11 7 .611 --
Cleveland 8 9 .471 2.5
Chicago 7 10 .412 3.5
Detroit 4 13 .235 6.5
Full Standings
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
12/19/2020 Zach Norvell Jr. Waived
12/19/2020 Simi Shittu Waived
12/14/2020 Noah Vonleh Waived
12/7/2020 Marko Simonovic Signed to Play in Europe
11/27/2020 Garrett Temple Signed as Free Agent
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Injuries
Date Player Status
1/20/2021 Wendell Carter Jr. Thigh contusion
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