NBA

Ryan Anderson Injury: Updates on Pelicans Forward's Status and Recovery

USA Today
Joseph ZuckerFeatured ColumnistJanuary 4, 2014

Updates from Tuesday, April 8

The New Orleans Pelicans provided an encouraging update on Ryan Anderson's progress:

New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson underwent a successful surgical procedure on his cervical spine this morning, the team announced. The surgery was performed by Dr. Robert Watkins. Anderson is expected to resume basketball activities in 4-6 months

Anderson posted an image of himself giving a thumb's up after the surgery on Instagram.

Where can I comment?

Stay on your game

Latest news, insights, and forecasts on your teams across leagues.

Choose Teams
Get it on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Real-time news for your teams right on your mobile device.

Download
Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. BleacherReport.com is part of Bleacher Report – Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network. Certain photos copyright © 2017 Getty Images. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Getty Images is strictly prohibited. AdChoices