4:59 AM EDT, Mon April 27, 2015
Timberwolves: Nikola Pekovic has Achilles' surgery

Timberwolves: Nikola Pekovic has Achilles' surgery

Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic had surgery on his right Achilles' tendon Tuesday in hopes of addressing the pain in his bothersome right foot.

Timberwolves say Nikola Pekovic's surgery isn't career-threatening

The ankle surgery Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic will have next week is worrisome but not considered to be career-threatening, coach Flip Saunders said Friday.
Canis Hoopus Apr 2, 2015

Pekovic to have surgery; out indefinitely

Procedure is latest attempt to get the oft-injured big man back on the court #Twolves announce center Nikola Pekovic to undergo a debridement and repair of his right Achilles tendon. Hes out indefinitely.— Andy Greder (@twolvesnow) April 2, 2015 The debridement procedure has two different possibilites; the understanding is Pekovic will undergo the first, which is to removed the damaged part of his achilles tendon, then stitch the remainder into what will hopefully function as a full ligament. As I said on Twitter earlier today, this sounds distressingly Brandon Roy-ish. Half of Pek's...
Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic to have surgery on right ankle

Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic to have surgery on right ankle

Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic will have surgery on his bothersome right ankle next week, the team announced.
Canis Hoopus Mar 31, 2015

Nikola Pekovic done for the year

The Wolves have officially shut down the oft-injured big man for the rest of the season Most of us Hoopusters were expecting this to be the case even without an announcement, but the Wolves made it official today: Flip confirms that Nikola Pekovic will be out for the remainder of the season.— MN Timberwolves (@MNTimberwolves) March 30, 2015 Injuries have become an ever-increasing concern for the big man, as they continue to occur more and more frequently and keep him out for longer and longer stretches. He will have played in just 31 games this season, a career low. It's not unthinkable...
St. Paul Pioneer Press Mar 30, 2015
Timberwolves shut down injury-prone Nikola Pekovic for season

Timberwolves shut down injury-prone Nikola Pekovic for season

With a career-low 31 games played, Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic won't suit up again the season, coach Flip Saunders said Monday.

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