Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 3/30/12
Jermaine O'Neal's season and possibly his career came to a close on Friday when he underwent successful arthroscopic surgery on his left wrist. The surgery, which was performed by Celtics team physician Brian McKeon and Drew Terrono at the New England Baptist Hospital in Boston, according to the team, was expected to limit the mobility in O'Neal's non-shooting hand to the extent that his NBA career could be over after 16 seasons. O'Neal was a source of exasperation for Celtics fans for his inability to stay on the court and because he replaced fan favorite Kendrick Perkins, although O'Neal was...

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