8 weeks isn't the end of the season. He'll probably be ready after the Olympic break. It's a real shame for him that he'll miss the chance to be a part of Team Russia.
Anyways, I wonder why they didn't do this earlier. When the epidural shots (their last non-surgical option) failed a month ago, you think they would've concluded it was better to go with surgery then. He could've been ready to go for the New Year. Oh well.
and I just noticed that all 3 kids are wearing identical Izod shirts... Kind of an "Orange County meets Children of the Corn" thing going on... I *really* need for this Kings / Canes game to start to take my mind off this image...
Bure looked really good in Vegas. We never got to see Quintal play.
Bure did look pretty good during the preseason, although, for some reason, I was always waiting for the other injury shoe to drop and it did. I admit, I'm one of those glass half empty people when it comes to the Kings, I've been frustrated for too long. At least the Quintal era was interrupted by the lockout... Oh, what could have been