Jamario Moon to Have Surgery

HEAT Forward to Miss the Rest of the Playoffs  

MIAMI, 4/28 - The Miami HEAT have announced that forward Jamario Moon will undergo surgery to repair a sports hernia on Thursday, April 30.  

The procedure will be performed by Dr. David Edelman at Baptist Doctors Hospital in Miami. Moon will rest for a period of two weeks and then be re-evaluated. He will travel with the HEAT to Atlanta for Game 5. 

Moon was acquired by the HEAT in a February 13, 2009 trade. He appeared in 80 games (60 starts) during the 2008-09 season, averaging 7.2 points, 4.6 rebounds, 1.2 assists and 1.08 steals in 25.9 minutes per game.