|Dec. 12 10:08 PM PT11:08 PM MT12:08 AM CT1:08 AM ET6:08 GMT14:08 11:08 PM MST1:08 AM EST10:08 UAE07:081:08 ET12:08 AM CT4:08 - O'Neal is scheduled to have arthroscopic surgery on his right wrist Friday.
Analysis: The team said a timetable for O'Neal's return will be announced following the procedure, which threatens to end his season - and possibly his career. O'Neal is in his 18th NBA season and has had previous surgeries on both knees and his left wrist.
|Nov. 18 10:53 AM PT11:53 AM MT12:53 PM CT1:53 PM ET18:53 GMT2:53 11:53 AM MST1:53 PM EST22:53 UAE19:5313:53 ET12:53 PM CT16:53 - The Golden State Warriors say an MRI exam shows O'Neal has a bruised right knee and a strained right groin.
Analysis: He is considered day to day. He has battled numerous knee injuries throughout his career, though the most serious have been to his left knee.
|Nov. 3 8:50 PM PT9:50 PM MT10:50 PM CT11:50 PM ET4:50 GMT12:50 9:50 PM MST11:50 PM EST8:50 UAE05:5023:50 ET10:50 PM CT2:50 - O'Neal missed Saturday's game against Sacramento with a right foot contusion.
Analysis: There is no word on a return date.
|July 23 2:31 PM PT3:31 PM MT4:31 PM CT5:31 PM ET21:31 GMT5:31 2:31 PM MST4:31 PM EST1:31 UAE (+1)23:3117:31 ET4:31 PM CT20:31 - The Golden State Warriors signed free agent center Jermaine O'Neal to a $2 million, one-year contract Tuesday.
Analysis: O'Neal, a six-time NBA All-Star, had reached agreement on a contract two weeks ago. Golden State is likely to use the 34-year-old O'Neal as a backup to Andrew Bogut. Festus Ezeli is working back from right knee surgery and is not expected to be ready to return for months. O'Neal played in 55 games with four starts last season for the Phoenix Suns, averaging 8.3 points, 5.3 rebounds and 1.4 blocks in 18.7 minutes. The 6-foot-11 center is entering his 18th NBA season.