Wednesday , May , 24 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

Bulls’ Duhon has back surgery

Chicago, IL (Sports Network) – Chicago Bulls guard Chris Duhon had surgery on
his lumbar spine Wednesday.

The procedure, which went well according to the Bulls, was to remove a
herniated disc. He is expected to rest at home for the next several days
before beginning rehabilitation.

Duhon, who is expected to be ready for next season, averaged 8.7 points and
5.0 assists in 74 games last year. For his career, Duhon has averaged 7.3
points and 4.9 assists in 156 games in two seasons.