Rookie to Undergo Left Thumb Surgery

Bulls Recall Curry From Energy

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Bulls announced today that the team has recalled JamesOn Curry from the D-League’s Iowa Energy. He was most recently assigned to the Energy on Jan. 7, his second tour of duty with the Bulls’ D-League affiliate. He was also on assignment with the Energy from Nov. 15 – Dec. 17, 2007. Upon being recalled, Curry is scheduled to undergo left thumb surgery.

Curry (6-3, 190) has not appeared in a regular season game with the Bulls since Chicago selected him in the second round (51st overall) of NBA Draft 2007. In 13 D-League games this season, he averaged 20.2 ppg, 5.6 apg, 3.2 rpg and 1.08 spg in 39.7 mpg. He also shot .463 from the floor, including .377 from three-point range, and .719 from the free throw line.