The reigning rookie of the year had major surgery to repair a torn labrum in his right shoulder. He is not expected to play in the summer league. In his first season, the 22-year-old averaged 16.7 points, 6.2 rebounds and 6.3 assists in 70 games.
"I'm ahead of schedule. I'm only in Week 4 [since surgery], and I'll be OK," Carter-Williams said. "I know that a lot of people have talked about me working on my shot, and I will do that as much as I am able. But I also look at it positively in that for the first time in a long time I'll be pain-free when I'm shooting. I think that is going to help me a lot right there. I'll be able to be more consistent, and that's all I can really ask for."
Just days after winning the Rookie of the Year award, the
Carter-Williams underwent the surgery to repair the labrum in his right shoulder, the team announced. The surgery was considered a success, and there is currently no concrete timetable for his recovery.
With nearly six months to go until the start of the 2014 season, Carter-Williams should have plenty of time to get back to full strength. He will look to build off a success season that saw him average 16.7 points, 6.2 rebounds and 6.3 assists in 70 games.
Carter-Williams notched two triple-doubles and finished the season with averages of 16.7 points, 6.3 assists and 6.2 rebounds in 70 games. He shot 40.5 percent from the floor and 26.4 percent from downtown over that span.
Carter-Williams scored 22 points on 10 of 21 from the floor, including 2 of 6 from downtown. He also chipped in with 13 rebounds, nine assists, one block and two steals while logging 39 minutes of game action. He is averaging 17.6 points, 10.4 rebounds and 6.4 assists over his last five games.
Carter-Williams scored 23 points on 8 of 12 from the floor, including 1 of 2 from downtown, and 6 of 9 from the charity stripe. He also chipped in with 13 rebounds, 10 assists and two steals while logging 37 minutes of game action. He is averaging 14.6 points, 8.2 rebounds and 7.4 assists over his last five games.
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