Friday , Dec , 01 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

Sixers’ Randolph undergoes successful surgery

Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) – Philadelphia 76ers forward Shavlik
Randolph underwent successful surgery on his fractured and dislocated left
ankle and will be sidelined for 3-to-4 months.

Dr. Enyi Okereke performed the surgery late Thursday night at Penn
Presbyterian Medical Center and Randolph was discharged from the hospital on

The injury occurred when the forward’s foot landed on that of teammate Andre
Iguodala’s in practice on Thursday.

Randolph has averaged 4.5 points and 13.8 minutes in 13 games this season.