Posted October 14, 2013

Kings forward Carl Landry to undergo hip flexor surgery, out 3-4 months

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Kings forward Carl Landry will be out 3-4 months with a hip injury. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Sacramento Kings forward Carl Landry signed a four-year deal this offseason. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Sacramento Kings forward Carl Landry will be out for three to four months after hip flexor surgery, the team announced Monday.

Landry suffered a tear in his left hip flexor during a training camp practice recently and will have surgery to repair it Tuesday in Philadelphia.

Landry, 30, signed a four-year deal worth $26 million with Sacramento in the offseason. Landry also played for the Kings in parts of the 2008-09 and 2010-11 seasons.

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Landry averaged 10.8 points and 6.0 rebounds in 81 games last season with the Golden State Warriors.

In six NBA seasons, he has career averages of 11.9 points and 5.3 rebounds.


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