December 3, 2009
Raja Bell Undergoes Successful Wrist Surgery
Procedure To Repair Ligament Damage In Left Wrist Was Performed In Charlotte, NC

Raja Bell played in one game after the Warriors acquired him from Charlotte on Nov. 16. (photo: Brian Babineau/NBAE/Getty)

Golden State Warriors guard Raja Bell underwent successful surgery today to repair ligament damage in his left wrist, the team announced. Following the surgery, which was performed by Dr. Paul Perlik at Presbyterian Orthopedic Hospital in Charlotte, NC, Bell will have his wrist immobilized for six (6) weeks, at which point he will begin rehabilitation. He is expected to be sidelined a minimum of three (3) months.