|2015 Regular Season|
The team said the surgery was done Tuesday in Philadelphia. Collison will begin rehabilitation immediately and is expected to be out for the season. Collison is averaging 16.1 points, 3.2 rebounds and a team-high 5.6 assists per game this season.
Collison is averaging 19.6 points while hitting 13 of 20 from 3-point range over his last five contests.
Collison is averaging 17.5 points while making 10 of 19 from 3-point range in four games since totaling nine on 3-of-18 shooting two at home versus Detroit and Oklahoma City.
Collison, averaging a career-best 15.8 points this season, has a combined 42 in the past two games.
Collison bounced back from a pathetic four-point effort, though he missed 11 of 19 shots.
Collison is dealing with a left quadriceps injury. He's averaging 15.9 points and leads the team with 84 assists.
Collison remains one of the most underrated signings of the offseason, averaging a career-high 15.4 points and 6.1 assists.
The Sacramento Kings guard, who had an ailing shoulder, did return in a 111-110 loss to the Grizzlies. He had 20 points and five assists in 37-plus minutes.
The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Thursday because teams can't officially sign free agents until the NBA's moratorium on deals is lifted July 10. The Los Angeles Times first reported the agreement. Collison opted out of the final year of his contract with the Clippers that would have paid him $1.9 million next season. Collison averaged 11.4 points and 3.7 assists in 25.9 minutes last season, primarily as Chris Paul's backup.