Butler meniscus surgery successful 26 Feb 18

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves say All-Star guard Jimmy Butler underwent successful meniscus surgery on his right knee.

The club announced the operation was performed by Dr. Diane Dahm at Mayo Clinic in Rochester.

Butler will be sidelined indefinitely. The team says further updates on his progress will be issued as he begins rehabilitation.

The injury occurred Friday in a loss to the Houston Rockets.