Griffin undergoes successful hip surgery, season in jeopardy
Eagle River’s Kelsey Griffin of the WNBA’s Connecticut Sun underwent a successful operation on her left hip yesterday and could miss the 2015 season.
The 27-year-old played in the preseason opener against Indiana and chipped in 8 points and 5 rebounds.
Griffin, of Chugiak High fame, is the all-time leading WNBA scorer and rebounder from Alaska with 801 points and 683 rebounds in her five-year career.
She is also a two-time Grand Finals MVP and league champion with the Bendigo Spirit in Australia.