Rod Brind’Amour Undergoes Knee Surgery
Total Pro Sports – Also known to most hockey fans as “Rod The Bod”; Rod Brind’Amour Undergoes Knee Surgery. Doctors had to remove torn cartilage in his knee, Rod Brind’Amour is expected to make a full recovery and be ready for the start of the hockey season.
Rod Brind’Amour received the nickname “Rod The Bod” for his full dedication to keep his body in tip top shape through out the year. He is no stranger to the gym and at no time during the year, will you see him eating any sort of junk food. At 38 Brind’Amour, seems to be gaining more momentum and performing at a higher level then most 22 year old’s.
Don’t let Brind’Amour’s age scare you, he is easily at top 5 pick on any fantasy hockey team.
Carolina Hurricanes center Rod Brind’Amour underwent successful surgery on his left knee Tuesday morning.
Brind’Amour, 38, had torn cartilage in his meniscus removed from the knee, and is expected to be back in action for the start of the regular season. Carolina opens its season on October 10 against the Florida Panthers.
The 18-season veteran had 19 goals and 31 assists for 51 points in 59 games for the Hurricanes last season. Brind’Amour has 427 goals and 687 assists — 1,114 points — in 1,324 games with the St. Louis Blues, Philadelphia Flyers, and Hurricanes.