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Rasheed Wallace out eight weeks

Updated: February 28, 2013, 4:38 PM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- New York Knicks forward Rasheed Wallace had surgery Thursday to repair a fractured bone in his left foot.

Recovery time for the surgery is approximately eight weeks, according to the Knicks, so Wallace likely will miss the rest of the regular season and at least the first week of the playoffs.

The Knicks announced Wednesday that the injury -- a fracture of the fifth metatarsal -- was revealed via new X-rays and was a "progression" from the stress reaction ...

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