The Perth Wildcats announced today that their star import DeAndre Daniels underwent surgery to remove a loose bone fragment from his right elbow. The post-surgery rehabilitation process is expected to take 4-6 weeks. Daniels was drafted 37th overall by the Toronto Raptors in June.
The Toronto Raptors DeAndre Daniels will be joining the Perth Wildcats in Australia for the upcoming season.
As was predicted earlier by Toronto Raptors President and General Manager, Basketball Operations Masai Ujiri, forward DeAndre Daniels, taken 37th overall at the NBA Draft in June, is expected to head overseas to hone his craft. The Raptors have a full complement of 15 players after signing guard Will Cherry and center Lucas Nogueira.
This year’s Toronto Raptors NBA Summer League team is going to be fun to watch. The 15-man squad consists of Lucas Nogueira, Bruno Caboclo, DeAndre Daniels, Dwight Buycks, Myck Kabongo, Chris Daniels, Sam Dower, Scott Machado, T.J. Bray, John Shurna, Darington Hobson, Eli Holman, Malcolm Lee, Doron Lamb and Hassan Whiteside. Shot blocking and three-point shooting will dominate.