Pacers Collison to miss 2-3 weeks after knee surgery

Indiana Pacers' Darren Collison reacts after a Cleveland Cavaliers turnover late in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
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INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - The Indiana Pacers will be without starting point guard Darren Collison for a couple weeks.

Collison will undergo arthroscopic surgery on his left knee Tuesday, the team announced. He is expected to miss 2-3 weeks.

Collison has started all 52 games in which he has played for the Pacers this season after returning to Indiana in the offseason. He is averaging 12.8 points and 5.3 assists per game.

The Pacers currently sit at 30-24 and are in second place in the NBA's Central Division. They host Washington Monday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

Monday afternoon, the team announced leading scorer Victor Oladipo will miss the game due to illness.

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