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Young Jet grounded up to six months

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08:25 AM ET 08.31 | In the event the NHL season starts on time, Winnipeg may well be without one of its top blue-liners for more than half of it. Zach Bogosian will undergo surgery by a renowned physician in Ohio, Friday, for what the team calls a "chronic ligament tear in his right wrist." The operation will keep Bogosian out for up to six months, a team spokesman said, pegging his potential return for the end of February. "During off-season training, Zach experienced discomfort and was limited in his performance," Jets head physician Dr. Peter MacDonald said. ... One report had surgeries like Bogosian's calling for a return in three months, but the Jets say that's only if everything goes perfectly during the surgery and recovery.

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August 31, 2012  08:56 AM ET

"chronic ligament tear in his right wrist."
I'm no doctor....I don't even play one on tv....but what is a chronic tear? either it's torn or it isn't...

August 31, 2012  09:20 AM ET
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"chronic ligament tear in his right wrist." I'm no doctor....I don't even play one on tv....but what is a chronic tear? either it's torn or it isn't...

I'm guessing that it was torn and then never healed. Resting it would probably take even longer for it to come back together.

August 31, 2012  09:50 AM ET

It sounds similar to, "I'm kind of pregnant." Either you are or you're not...However, I can accept Burgh-Fan's explanation.

August 31, 2012  09:51 AM ET
QUOTE(#1):

"chronic ligament tear in his right wrist." I'm no doctor....I don't even play one on tv....but what is a chronic tear? either it's torn or it isn't...

That's what happens when a player spends too much time thinking about Semin.

August 31, 2012  09:55 AM ET
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That's what happens when a player spends too much time thinking about Semin.

or producing it

August 31, 2012  10:20 AM ET
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I'm no doctor....I don't even play one on tv....

But, did you stay at a Holiday Inn last night?

August 31, 2012  10:26 AM ET
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But, did you stay at a Holiday Inn EXPRESS last night?

FIXED......

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August 31, 2012  11:17 AM ET
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Damn....this hurts Winnipeg.

though not nearly as much as it may hurt Bogosian
Now who is going to do the next pointless movie that the critics will rave about and everyone else will hate....I mean besides Quentin Tarentino....

August 31, 2012  11:38 AM ET
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or producing it

He shoulda learned to go left.

August 31, 2012  12:11 PM ET
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"chronic ligament tear in his right wrist." I'm no doctor....I don't even play one on tv....but what is a chronic tear? either it's torn or it isn't...

When the smoke gets in your eyes?

August 31, 2012  12:45 PM ET
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When the smoke gets in your eyes?

they asked me how I knew,

 
August 31, 2012  12:48 PM ET
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they asked me how I knew,

racoon s hit was blue,
I just laughed and said,
use your ****ing head,
racoon s hit was red.

<sorry Spiny you'll be stuck with that all day>

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