Wizards big man Mahinmi out a minimum of six weeks

Wizards big man Ian Mahinmi is out again, this time with an Achilles injury.

Washington Wizards forward/center Ian Mahinmi will be out a minimum of six weeks with an Achilles injury, the team announced in a news release.

The Wizards have suffered an array of injuries already, with John Wall (Achilles) and Isaiah Thomas (thumb) still recuperating.

Mahinmi is 6-foot-11 and averaged 4.1 points and 3.8 rebounds in 38 appearances last season.

Along with Mahinmi, the Wizards also have center Thomas Bryant, rookie forward Rui Hachimura and big men Davis Bertansand Moritz Wagner in the frontcourt.