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Grizzlies Arthur has season-ending surgery

Memphis Grizzlies forward Darrell Arthur has had season-ending surgery to repair a torn right Achilles tendon. Memphis Grizzlies forward Darrell Arthur has had season-ending surgery to repair a torn right Achilles tendon.

(AP) - Memphis Grizzlies forward Darrell Arthur has had season-ending surgery to repair a torn right Achilles tendon.

The team announced Friday that Arthur is expected to be ready for the 2012-13 season. He suffered the injury Dec. 18.

Last season Arthur averaged 9.1 points and shot about 50% in his third NBA season.

Meanwhile, the Grizzlies waived forward Walter Sharpe, who had signed Dec. 10. He last played for Detroit during the 2008-09 season.

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