Zach Parise Out 8-10 Weeks After Back SurgeryThe Wild announced Tuesday that Zach Parise underwent a microdisectomy procedure, which is designed to repair a herniated disc.
Dayton Has Successful Lower Back Surgery At Mayo ClinicMinnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has undergone elective lower back surgery at Mayo Clinic in Rochester. Dayton's office says the procedure lasted about three hours Monday and was successful.
Gov. Mark Dayton To Have Back Surgery MondayGov. Mark Dayton's office said Sunday that he will undergo elective lower back surgery on Monday at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester. Officials say it's a similar procedure to one Dayton had done three years ago.
Sullivan Has 2nd Surgery, Unlikely To Return To Vikings This SeasonMinnesota Vikings center John Sullivan has undergone a second surgery on his back, putting his return to the field this season in doubt. Coach Mike Zimmer said Monday that Sullivan aggravated his injury while weightlifting about 10 days ago.
Dayton Extends Hospital Stay A Day After SurgeryGov. Mark Dayton will ring in the new year at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, where's he's extending his stay by a day as he recovers from back surgery.
Webster Cleared For Game Action For TimberwolvesThe Minnesota Timberwolves have cleared swingman Martell Webster for game action.