East Rutherford, NJ (Sports Network) - New Jersey Nets forward Shawne Williams
will undergo surgery on February 22 to remove a bone fragment from his left
Nets general manager Billy King made the announcement Tuesday.
The surgery will be performed by Dr. Martin O'Malley and Nets team physician
Dr. Riley Williams III at the Hospital for Special Surgery in Manhattan. A
timetable for Williams' return will be decided following the operation.
The former first-round pick has appeared in 25 contests this season, starting
six, and is averaging 4.5 points and 2.7 rebounds per game.
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