Found January 01, 2013 on NBA Injury News:
Tyreke Evans has been suffering a sore left knee for some time now.  He has missed 12 games so far this season because of the knee.  It has bothered him off and on throughout the year.  He is hoping to return Sunday, but will get the knee evaluated further.According to Jason Jones of the Sacramento Bee, Evans will see the Los Angeles Lakers' team physician, Steve Lombardo.  He is seeking a second opinion on the knee and a course of treatment that will help get him back to 100 percent quickly. Evans has appeared in 18 games for the Kings this season, but he has been limited even when on the court.  He is averaging 15.1 points per game and 4.8 rebounds per game this season.  They are decent numbers, but Evans has averaged 18.0 points per game in his career.  Evans could be averaging more points per game if not for the fact that he is playing fewer minutes per game this year than any other of his career.The Kings are 11-19 on the season.  They are all but out of contention, but to build toward the future, they will need Evans healthy and productive.  If he can, he will continue to play, but Lombardi will evaluate him and ensure there are no other issues that have been missed by other doctors this season. Follow @hoopsinjurynews!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);;js.src="";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + ''; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();

Kings G Tyreke Evans seeking 2nd opinion on knee

Sacramento Kings guard Tyreke Evans is getting a second opinion on his sore left knee. Evans did not travel with the Kings on Monday to Detroit, where they begin a four-game road trip Tuesday. Instead, Evans is scheduled to visit with Dr. Steve Lombardo in Los Angeles on Wednesday. Evans has missed 12 games this season because of his nagging knee. He averaged 15.1 points, 4.8 rebounds...

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Kings G Evans getting second opinion on knee

The Sacramento Kings announced Monday that guard Tyreke Evans is getting a second opinion on his sore left knee. He is visiting Dr. Steve Lombardo in Los Angeles on Wednesday. Evans did not travel with the team on its current four-game road trip, which starts Tuesday against the Detroit Pistons. Evans is scoring 15.1 points per game with 4.8 rebounds and 3.3 assists in 18 games...

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