Mourning Undergoes Successful Surgery
MIAMI, FL The Miami HEAT announced today that Alonzo Mourning underwent successful surgery this afternoon to repair a torn patella tendon and a torn quadriceps tendon in his right knee. The surgery, a two-hour procedure, was performed by team physician Dr. Harlan Selesnick at Doctors Hospital in Coral Gables.
No timetable has been set for his recovery, but he will miss the remainder of the regular season.
Mourning, currently in his 15th NBA season, has appeared in all 25 games for the HEAT this season, and has averaged 6.0 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.68 blocks in 15.6 minutes per game.