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Andrew Bynum to have knee procedure

Updated: February 24, 2012, 3:37 AM ET
By Dave McMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Los Angeles Lakers center Andrew Bynum made it through the first half of the season healthy and wants to stay that way, so he scheduled a procedure during NBA All-Star weekend to maintain his right knee.

Bynum will visit his knee specialist, Dr. David Altchek, on Friday to receive a Synvisc injection into his right knee. The 24-year-old center received surgery to repair torn cartilage in the knee in the summer of 2010 and now wears a brace to cover it during games.

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