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Digest: Wizards fear backup guard Mac suffered torn Achilles tendon

Digest: Wizards fear backup guard Mac suffered torn Achilles tendon

Washington Wizards guard Sheldon Mac suffered a serious injury to his lower left leg Sunday in the team's preseason game against the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Wizards fear that Mac tore his left Achilles tendon, according to a source. He is scheduled to have an MRI today. In the second quarter, Mac attempted to drive from outside the right arc. As Mac planted his right foot, it appeared as if his left leg could not complete the move. Mac grimaced in pain then crumpled to the floor. Teammates surrounded Mac before he was carried off the court by two trainers. Last year, his lone season in the NBA after going undrafted out of Miami (Fla.), Mac averaged 3.0 points in 30 games...

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