Bynum says fluid has returned to knee

Updated: June 2, 2010, 8:09 PM ET
By Andrew Kamenetzky | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- A day after reporting no progress in his injured right knee, Lakers center Andrew Bynum said Wednesday the fluid he had drained two days earlier had returned soon after the procedure.

"It didn't really help," Bynum said of the action, which is designed to alleviate the pain of a torn meniscus. "As soon as I drained it, about 12 hours later, all the fluid came back. ... It wasn't really a good procedure."

Coach Phil Jackson didn't sound particularly surprised by the outcome.

"Whether ...

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