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Leon Powe in Celtics’ prayers
Posted By WEEI On January 7, 2011 @ 11:01 pm In General | No Comments
Former Celtics  forward Leon Powe  underwent surgery for a meniscus tear in his right knee on Friday and is expected to miss six weeks for the Cavaliers , according to the Cleveland Plain-Dealer .
Even before his time as a member of the 2007-08 NBA champion Celtics, Powe’s knee problems plagued him, as he missed his entire sophomore season at the University of California. Powe later tore his left ACL and meniscus in Game 2 of the C’s first-round series against the Bulls in 2009.
Powe was a popular member of the title team, and Glen Davis  expressed what many Celtics felt after their 122-102 blowout of the Raptors: “Yeah, I just heard about it,” said Davis. “It’s tough. He’s a great guy, and he’s had some bad breaks. I pray for him and his family, and just hope that he’s OK.”
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