Thursday, December 19, 2013
Clippers' Matt Barnes Returns with Reattached Retina
"Matt Barnes, who last played for the Clippers on Nov. 18, was cleared medically and in uniform for Wednesday’s game against New Orleans," reports the Los Angeles Daily News. "Nearly a month after undergoing a procedure to repair a torn retina in his left eye, Barnes was ready to don some protective goggles to get back into a game, though Coach Doc Rivers wasn’t planning on having him in Wednesday’s game. 'Hate ‘em. I don’t like anything on my face,' Barnes said of the goggles, which he’ll have to wear for about two weeks. 'It’ll be something to work through, but anything to get back on the court.'” Read more.