Xavier Silas needs surgery on face

Updated: July 13, 2012, 10:26 PM ET
Associated Press

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Philadelphia 76ers guard Xavier Silas needs surgery on several sinus fractures after a collision in a Summer League game.

Silas was injured Friday in Orlando, Fla., when he took an inadvertent elbow to the head by teammate Solo Jones. Silas also suffered a concussion.

The Sixers say Silas needs surgery Saturday where doctors will fuse several frontal sinus fractures. There is no timetable for his return.

Silas did not appear in any regular season games with the ...

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