Philadelphia 76ers wing Kelly Oubre Jr. was struck in the chest by a speeding motor vehicle Saturday, Philadelphia police said. Aubrey was treated at a local hospital and is said to be in stable condition at 76.
Oubre was released from the hospital Saturday, a league source said. The 27-year-old suffered broken ribs and injuries to his hip and right leg and is expected to spend a lot of time on the court with the injury, according to league sources.
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Oubre is in his first season with Philadelphia, averaging 16.3 points and 5.1 rebounds on 37.8 percent from 3-point range through eight games. After two seasons with the Charlotte Hornets, he signed a one-year deal with the Sixers. For his career, Oubre averaged 12.8 points and 4.4 rebounds per game on 43.5 percent shooting from the floor.
The Sixers are 7-1, sitting first in the Eastern Conference.
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