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Hawks' Bolland has back surgery

Updated: November 10, 2009, 6:46 PM ET
By Jesse Rogers | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Blackhawks center Dave Bolland underwent successful surgery to repair a herniated disk in his back, according to the team, and he will be out several months.

"Dave underwent minimally invasive surgery today for a herniated disk," team physician Michael Terry said. "The surgery went well, and we anticipate a full recovery. He should be back in 12 to 16 weeks."

The surgery was performed by Dr. Richard Fessler at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

Bolland last played ...

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