Found April 18, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Denver Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler will undergo season-ending surgery to repair a labral tear in his right hip. Chandler felt his hip tighten up Monday in his first game back after he had sat out the previous eight contests with groin and hip injuries. The 24-year-old Chandler signed a five-year deal last month after returning from playing in the Chinese Basketball Assocation. Acquired from the New York Knicks in the blockbuster deal for Carmelo Anthony in 2011, Chandler averaged 9.4 points and 5.1 rebounds in eight games this season. He averaged 12.5 points and 5.0 rebounds in 21 games with Denver last season.

Nuggets' Chandler done for the season

Denver Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler needs surgery to repair a labral tear in his left hip and is done for the season. Chandler played seven minutes Monday night against Houston after missing eight games with hip and groin injuries. But further discussions with team doctors determined he needs surgery as soon as possible. Last month, Chandler agreed to a five-year deal with Denver...

Nuggets' Chandler to have surgery

Wilson Chandler's season started late and is finishing early. The Denver Nuggets' versatile forward needs surgery to repair a labral tear in his left hip and is done for the season. Chandler arrived in Denver last February as part of the blockbuster trade that sent Carmelo Anthony to the New York Knicks. He played for Zhejiang Guangsha of the Chinese Basketball Association...

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