Trail Blazers F Matthews has left elbow arthroscopy

The Canadian Press

5/29/2013 4:48:36 PM

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews has undergone an arthroscopic procedure on his left elbow.

Matthews' recovery should take three to four weeks. The procedure, an arthroscopic debridement, was performed at a St. Louis hospital on Wednesday.

Matthews averaged 14.8 points, 2.8 rebounds and 2.5 assists as a starter last season for the Blazers.