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Jared Sullinger out for season

Updated: February 2, 2013, 6:15 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Boston Celtics rookie forward Jared Sullinger underwent back surgery Friday to repair a lumbar disk and will miss the remainder of the season, the team announced.

He is expected to be ready for the start of the team's 2013-14 training camp later this year.

Sullinger, red-flagged before June's draft because of back issues, had been experiencing soreness before spasms chased him from Wednesday's win over the Sacramento Kings after four minutes of play. After ...

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