National Basketball Association roundup

Karasev dislocates patella

(The Sports Xchange) – Brooklyn Nets guard/forward Sergey Karasev was diagnosed with a dislocated patella and a torn MCL in his right knee and will undergo season-ending surgery today.

Karasev also has multiple loose bodies in the knee joint from the injury suffered in the fourth quarter Wednesday night, Nets general manager Billy King announced.

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The Golden State Warriors recalled forward James Michael McAdoo from the Santa Cruz Warriors of the NBA Development League yesterday.

McAdoo, who signed with Golden State for the rest of the season on Feb. 19, has appeared in four games with the Warriors, averaging 3.5 points and 1.3 rebounds.

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The Memphis Grizzlies recalled forward/center Jarnell Stokes and guard Russ Smith from Iowa of the NBA Development League yesterday.

Both players were sent to Iowa by the Grizzlies on Feb. 22. For Stokes, it was his fifth stint with the Energy this season and Smith’s second with Iowa and fifth overall (three with Fort Wayne) in the D-League.

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The Toronto Raptors assigned center Lucas Nogueira to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA Development League.

Nogueira will remain on the Raptors’ active list, but is expected to be in uniform for the Mad Ants’ game against the Delaware 87 on Saturday.

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Guard Toure’ Murry was signed by the Washington Wizards on Thursday.

Murry averaged 12.9 points, 6.1 rebounds, 6.0 assists and 1.6 steals in 23 games in the NBA D-League, spending time with Idaho and Rio Grand Valley.

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