Monday , Dec , 08 , 2003 C.Y. Ellis

Diop placed on injured list

Cleveland, OH (Sports Network) – Cleveland Cavaliers forward/center DeSagana
Diop was placed on the injured list Monday, less than one week after
undergoing successful surgery on his right knee.

The procedure repaired a torn lateral meniscus. He is expected to be sidelined
for at least four weeks.

In 16 games this season, Diop has averaged 2.8 points and 4.5 rebounds per

In a related move, the team activated center Bruno Sundov, who had been
sidelined since late November with a wrist injury. In three games this season,
Sundov is averaging 2.3 points.