Jermaine O'Neal has successful arthroscopic surgery
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
Warriors center Jermaine O'Nealunderwent successful arthroscopic surgery on his right wrist, according to the Bay Area News Group. O'Neal will immediately begin rehab in hopes of returning again this season. No timetable has been set for his return.
O'Neal appeared in 17 games and averaged 6.2 points and 4.5 rebounds per game this season. He shot 48.1 percent from the field over that span before getting hurt.
Ravens defensive end Elvis Dumervil returned to practice Friday on a limited basis. He hopes to return to action Monday night at Detroit after missing the Week 14 game against Minnesota with an ankle injury.
Pelicans announced Friday that the team has waived forward Josh Childress. Childress only played in four games and did not log more than 11 minutes in a game for the Pelicans this season. He tallied a total of three rebounds, two assists and a steal in 24 minutes.
The Raiders have placed seven probables on their Friday injury report, including running back Rashad Jennings (concussion) and linebacker Sio Moore (neck).
The others are tackle Khalif Barnes (knee/ankle), guard Mike Brisiel (knee/ankle), defensive end Jason Hunter (foot/finger), tight end Nick Kasa (concussion) and defensive tackle Vance Walker (concussion).
Bobcats center Bismack Biyombowill return to the lineup Friday night against the Pacers, according to the team's official website. Biyombo had been sidelined for a week with an ankle injury, which caused him to miss two straight games. He was averaging 3.8 points and 6.8 rebounds per game before the injury.