Lakers' Cook has surgery, should be ready for camp
Cook hurt his thumb Monday while playing basketball at a gym in Los Angeles and underwent surgery that evening.
He played in 81 games for the Lakers last season, including 46 starts. He averaged 7.9 points and 3.4 rebounds.
Copyright 2006 by The Associated Press
MORE NBA HEADLINES
- Lakers predict 'dominant' Kobe in his return
- Blazers sink team-mark 17 3s, scorch Jazz
- Heat talk trade with Wade out, sources say
- Sources: Rockets rev up Asik trade efforts