Lakers' Brown out 3-4 weeks with shoulder ailment

Updated: October 19, 2006, 4:22 PM ET
Associated Press

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Los Angeles Lakers center Kwame Brown will be sidelined approximately three to four weeks because of a bruised rotator cuff and bursitis in his right shoulder, meaning he will miss the start of the season.


Lakers spokesman John Black said Thursday that Dr. Neal Elattrache, a shoulder specialist, examined Brown a day earlier and made the diagnosis.

Brown, 24, hasn't played since colliding with Andrew Bynum during practice Saturday. His shoulder bothered ...

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