Cavs: Varejao has successful tendon surgery
Cavaliers center Anderson Varejao (VAR’-eh-zhoh) has had
successful surgery to repair a torn tendon in his right ankle.
The team said in a statement that the procedure was performed
Saturday by Dr. Robert Andrews in Charlotte, N.C. Varejao suffered
the season-ending injury during practice on Jan. 6.
The Cavaliers say Varejao will spend the next three to four
months resting and rehabilitating the injured ankle.
Varejao has said he expects to come back at 100 percent.