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Russell Westbrook has knee surgery

Updated: October 1, 2013, 5:00 PM ET
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Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook will miss the first four to six weeks of the regular season after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery Tuesday.

The team announced that Westbrook needed the operation after experiencing swelling in his right knee, which he injured during last season's playoffs.

The three-time All-Star had surgery on the same knee in May to repair a torn lateral meniscus.

Thunder general manager Sam Presti said that the swelling in ...

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