Wild goalie Backstrom has sports hernia surgery Print
Written by Admin   
Thursday, 16 May 2013 08:19
NHL Headline News

 ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota Wild goalie Niklas Backstrom has undergone sports hernia surgery.
The team announced that Backstrom's operation went as planned on Thursday morning in Philadelphia. The procedure was done by Dr. William Meyers.
The 35-year-old Backstrom aggravated the injury while warming up before Minnesota's first game of the Western Conference quarterfinal series at Chicago on April 30. Josh Harding was sent in to replace him, and Backstrom was unable to play the rest of the series.
The Wild have said Backstrom is expected to be fully recovered for the start of next season. Whether he's still in the net for them is another matter. Backstrom will become an unrestricted free agent in July. He has played all seven of his NHL seasons with the Wild.
 

NHL Team Pages

Top NHL Public Bets

#1 55 Winnipeg Jets 81%
#2 61 Dallas Stars 76%
#3 66 St. Louis Blues 74%
#4 71 Anaheim Ducks 72%
#5 70 Edmonton Oilers 70%
#6 54 New York Rangers 65%
#7 64 Toronto Maple Leafs 63%
#8 52 New York Islanders 62%
#9 58 Tampa Bay Lightning 56%
#10 68 Calgary Flames 56%
View All: NFL |  NBA |  NCAAF |  NCAAB |  MLB |  NHL

NHL Futures

NHL TEAM CUP FINALS ODDS CURRENT
CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS 11/2
ANAHEIM DUCKS 6/1
ST LOUIS BLUES 10/1
PITTSBURGH PENGUINS 11/1
NEW YORK ISLANDERS 12/1
TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING 12/1
BOSTON BRUINS 12/1
MONTREAL CANADIENS 12/1
DETROIT RED WINGS 12/1
NEW YORK RANGERS 14/1
View All

Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Contact Us | Advertising | 888-99-SPREAD

THIS IS NOT A GAMBLING SITE – If you think you have a gambling problem click here.

Disclaimer: This site is for informational and entertainment purposes only. Individual users are responsible for the laws regarding accessing gambling information from their jurisdictions. Many countries around the world prohibit gambling, please check the laws in your location. Any use of this information that may violate any federal, state, local or international law is strictly prohibited.

Copyright: The information contained on TheSpread.com website is protected by international copyright and may not be reproduced, or redistributed in any way without expressed written consent.

About: TheSpread.com is the largest sports betting news site in the United States. We provide point spread news, odds, statistics and information to over 199 countries around the world each year. Our coverage includes all North American College and Professional Sports as well as entertainment, political and proposition wagering news.

©1999-2013 TheSpread.com