Cavs forward Dean Wade out for the season after undergoing knee surgery

Raptors Cavaliers Basketball
Posted at 1:34 PM, Mar 28, 2022

CLEVELAND — Cleveland Cavaliers forward Dean Wade is out for the season after he successfully underwent surgery Monday, the team announced.

Wade, who missed the previous seven games dating back to March 14, underwent surgery to treat ongoing issues with the meniscus in his right knee.

Wade has averaged 5.3 points, 2.9 rebounds and one assist this season. He’s played an average of 19 minutes per game.

The team will provide an update as appropriate.

Cavaliers guard Rajon Rondo remains out with a right ankle sprain and center Jarrett Allen with a finger fracture also remains out.

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