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Pateryn undergoes successful surgery, Brown clears waivers

These stories may not be stealing the headlines, but at least the Minnesota Wild received good news today that both Greg Pateryn endured a successful bilateral core muscle surgery and that J.T. Brown cleared waivers. Neither player will likely help the Wild during NHL games in the near future, but at least now there’s a chance the two may be able to contribute further into the season.

“ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Wild General Manager Bill Guerin announced defenseman Greg Pateryn underwent successful bilateral core muscle repair surgery today by Dr.