Friday , Mar , 30 , 2007 C.Y. Ellis

Knicks’ Richardson undergoes back surgery

New York, NY (Sports Network) – The New York Knicks announced on Friday that
guard/forward Quentin Richardson underwent successful back surgery.

The procedure took place on Thursday and was performed by Dr. Green at UM-
Jackson Memorial Hospital.

“Quentin had a successful microdiskectomy and is expected to resume a normal
NBA career,” said Dr. Green.

In 49 games this season, Richardson has averaged 13.0 points and 7.2 rebounds
per contest.