Lakers G Price out 6-8 weeks

El Segundo, CA ( - Los Angeles Lakers guard Ronnie Price underwent successful surgery Wednesday morning to remove bone spurs and bone chips from his right elbow.

The surgery was performed by Dr. Neal ElAttrache of the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic. The Lakers said Price is expected to be out approximately 6-to-8 weeks.

Price has appeared in 43 games (20 starts) this season, averaging 5.1 points, 1.6 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 1.56 steals.