Bulls guard Micheal Carter-Williams out 4-6 weeks with knee, wrist injuries

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BROOKLYN, NY - OCTOBER 31: Michael Carter-Williams #7 of the Chicago Bulls shoots the ball against the Brooklyn Nets on October 31, 2016 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

CHICAGO – The short tenure of Michael Carter-Williams in a Bulls uniform is off to a bit of a bad start.

On Tuesday the Bulls announced that the guard will miss 4-to-6 week with a bone bruise on his left knee and a left wrist sprain. The injuries was revealed during an MRI on Tuesday morning, per a release from the Bulls.

Carter-Williams was injured going up for a block in the second quarter of the Bulls’ 118-88 victory over the Nets on Monday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

The guard, who was acquired in a trade with the Milwaukee Bucks before the season, was averaged 15 minutes a game so far this season, averaging four points and three rebounds a game.