Kendrick Perkins Undergoes Another Surgery

Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins underwent a successful procedure to repair a ligament tear in his left wrist, the team announced today.

Perkins suffered the injury during the 2012 Western Conference Finals.{} Following a scheduled postseason evaluation, it was determined a procedure was necessary.{}

Perkins already had an operation to repair a partially-torn groin muscle earlier this off-season.

The nine-year NBA veteran is expected to be ready for the 2012-13 season.