Perkins has Wrist Surgery


0  Updated at 1:39 am, July 20th, 2012 By: ABC Digital
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Oklahoma City Thunder/NBA(OKLAHOMA CITY) — Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins had successful surgery Thursday to repair a torn ligament in his left wrist.

Perkins injured his wrist during the Western Conference Finals versus the San Antonio Spurs.

This was the second surgery Perkins has had this offseason. On July 12, Perkins had successful surgery on his right groin.

The 27-year-old center is expected to be fine for the beginning of next season.

He averaged 5.1 points, 6.6 rebounds and 1.12 blocks in 65 games last season.

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