Pistons' Rodney Stuckey breaks thumb

October 10, 2013
Pistons' Rodney Stuckey breaks thumb
AUBURN HILLS, MI - OCTOBER 8: Rodney Stuckey #3 of the Detroit Pistons drives to the basket against the Maccabi Haifa during the game on October 8, 2013 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) -- The Detroit Pistons guard Rodney Stuckey broke a bone in his right thumb after catching it in a car door.

The Pistons said Thursday that Stuckey, injured Wednesday, will have surgery Friday and that a timeline for his return will be determined after the procedure. Stuckey averaged 11.5 points in 76 games last season.