Will experience a slight operation on his left thumb and miss out the remainder of the season, league sources told ESPN.

Oubre is likely to produce a complete recovery in 4 to 6 weeks,” sources said.

Oubre, 23, will come restricted free service this summer off the best stretch of his career, as he’s bagged 20 points and 5.7 rebounds since his entry into the starting line up following the All-Star break. Oubre combined the Suns at December at a trade from the Washington Wizards.

Oubre is averaging a career-best 15.2 points per game this season. He is anticipated to be a priority to the Suns to retain in free agency this summer. They have the right to match the offer sheet everywhere for him.

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