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ST. FRANCIS Healthy and rested, Jon Brockman is ready to get back to work. Brockman has been a regular fixture at the Cousins Center since NBA training facilities were opened to players in the wake of a 149-day lockout. The extended offseason gave the 6-foot-7 forward plenty of time to recover from surgery to remove a bone spur from his left ankle. The procedure was performed in May by Dr. Richard Ferkel in Los Angeles and though Brockman couldnt do much on the court, he was able to get in the weight room and keep conditioned. During the summer months, Brockman traveled to a number of basketball camps for children in remote parts of Alaska and a camp in Hawaii. Most of his rehab work was done in and around his hometown of Snohomish, Wash. "I've only been going full speed close to two months, maybe a month and a half," Brockman says. "I definitely would have been behind if camp was on schedule." Brockman, 24, appeared in 63 games for the Bucks last seaso...
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