Caron Butler done for season

Updated: January 5, 2011, 11:33 PM ET
By Jeff Caplan | ESPNDallas.com

DALLAS -- Caron Butler underwent surgery on his right knee Tuesday morning, and the Dallas Mavericks forward is expected to miss the remainder of the season.

The team announced Tuesday afternoon that Butler suffered a ruptured right patellar tendon that was operated on by team physician Dr. T.O. Souryal at Texas Sports Medicine.

Butler injured the knee early in Saturday's game at Milwaukee. On Sunday a source said that the initial diagnosis was that Butler had at least a partial tear ...

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