May 09, 2010 - Boston, MASSACHUSETTS, United States - epa02150551 Cleveland Cavaliers guard Delonte West (L) drives past Boston Celtics guard Ray Allen (R) in the second quarter of their Eastern Conference Semifinal round playoff game at the TD Bank Garden in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 09 May 2010. The Cavaliers lead the best-of-seven series 2-1.

The Boston Celtics announced today that guard Delonte West underwent successful surgery to repair a displaced right wrist fracture this morning at the New England Baptist Hospital. The surgery was performed by Dr. Drew Terrono and Dr. Hervey Kimball and assisted by Celtics Team Physician Dr. Brian McKeon.  No timetable has been set for his return.

West had appeared in five games for the Celtics this season and was averaging 6.8 points, 1.8 rebounds and 2.0 steals at the time of the injury.  He made his season debut for the Celtics against Washington on November 17 and netted 12 points, five rebounds and four assists.

InsideHoops.com editor says: Reports a week or so said that West may miss multiple months; perhaps three.