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Kelly Oubre Jr. (knee) expected to return once the NBA season resumes

by Brad Camara | Suns Correspondent | Sat, Jun 6th 7:53am EDT

Kelly Oubre (knee) can play when Phoenix resumes the 2019-20 season, per Suns' owner Robert Sarver. (Arizona Sports)

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Oubre underwent surgery on a torn meniscus in his right knee in March. The timeline for this injury was four-to-eight weeks. When asked if Oubre would return this season, Sarver responded with “Yes,” he said. “I expect he will play, yes.” The 24-year-old should be all systems go once the NBA season resumes, but could have a minutes restrictions. During the shutdown, Oubre showed "explosiveness" in an Instagram video and was not wearing a knee brace. He is having a career-year, averaging 18.7 points, 6.4 rebounds, 1.5 assists, 1.2 steals and 1.9 triples across 56 games.

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