Phoenix, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - The Phoenix Suns announced Wednesday that
guard Leandro Barbosa sustained a broken left hand during the team's last
outing, an injury that could sideline him for the remainder of the regular
Barbosa hurt his hand while taking a charge against Chris Paul in the first
quarter of Tuesday's 104-96 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers. The veteran
journeyman will not require surgery, but the Arizona Republic reported he is
expected to be out between 4-to-6 weeks.
The 31-year-old has averaged 7.5 points, 1.9 rebounds and 1.6 assists over 20
games since signing with the Suns on Jan. 8.
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