Bynum's knee drained; surgery mid-July

Updated: June 23, 2010, 10:17 AM ET
By Dave McMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- The day after celebrating his second ring with a parade, Andrew Bynum got his right knee drained for the third time since he tore his meniscus nearly two months ago in the first round of the playoffs against Oklahoma City.

Bynum's knee was drained of approximately the same amount of fluid that was removed in his previous procedures prior to Games 1 and 5 of the NBA Finals, and he plans on undergoing surgery to fully repair the joint "around" July 18 after he ...

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