Found August 21, 2012 on Players View:
LOS ANGELES – The Olympics process was not kind to the Clippers. During a Team USA scrimmage power forward Blake Griffin injured his left knee and had to pull out of the process. It has also come to light that All-Star point guard Chris Paul underwent successful surgery Tuesday to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb. Please click the link below to read this story.

Chris Paul undergoes successful thumb surgery

The Los Angeles Clippers announced that All-Star point guard Chris Paul underwent successful surgery on Tuesday to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb. The injury occurred last month during Team USA training camp in Las Vegas, Nevada. The surgery was performed by Dr. Steven Shin, a hand specialist at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles. Paul is expected to be...

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Clippers' Chris Paul undergoes thumb surgery

Los Angles Clippers point guard Chris Paul underwent surgery on Tuesday to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb. Paul injured his thumb in Las Vegas while training with Team USA for the London Olympics. Despite the injury, he played well in the Olympics, averaging 8.3 points, 5.1 assists and 2.5 steals. Paul will be sidelined for eight weeks and may miss the Clippers opening...

Chris Paul out 2 months with Thumb Surgery

Chris Paul injured his thumb in the USA training camp in Las Vegas for the Olympics. Still though Paul toughed it out for the rest of the Olympic run. He never complained and as it turns out the injury is more serious than he let on. Paul recently had thumb surgery and is expected to miss at least 8 weeks. Here is what the Los Angeles Clippers official site had to say...

Chris Paul out 8 weeks following surgery to repair torn ligament in thumb

Clippers pg Chris Paul, fresh off of his new Olympic Gold medal and the birth of his daughter, had surgery to repair a torn ligament in his thumb on his right hand. Paul injured the thumb in Las Vegas during Team USA’s training camp last month. Paul is expected to be sidelined for eight weeks [...]

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Chris Paul Undergoes Thumb Surgery

Chris Paul is expected to miss eight weeks.

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