WASHINGTON (AP) — Wizards forward Rui Hachimura will miss the start of training camp for personal reasons.
The team said Saturday this is an excused absence and there will be more updates when appropriate.
Rui Hachimura will miss the start of training camp due to personal reasons. Hachimura’s absence has been excused and the team will provide further updates when appropriate. pic.twitter.com/vQEFf8Yz1c— Washington Wizards (@WashWizards) September 25, 2021
Hachimura averaged 13.8 points over 57 games last season. He averaged 13.5 points as a rookie in 2019-20.
The Wizards open the preseason Oct. 5 at Houston. Their regular-season opener is at Toronto on Oct. 20.