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Old 02-28-2009, 01:30 AM
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Poor j-lau I always rooted for him I just wish he would have beaten kenflo. I think if that fight wasn't in denver it may have been different.
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Old 02-28-2009, 02:00 AM
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Aw that sucks. I hurt my knee three weeks ago and it's not feeling any better, I'm starting to worry.
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Old 03-01-2009, 01:42 AM
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Well, it looks like I will be having ACL surgery next week. I have had a history of bad luck with my knees. I have already had two knee surgeries… meniscectomies on both knees. Those surgeries were relatively simple because they just go in arthoscopically and shave down the meniscus. There is no stitching and no repairing done.
The surgery scheduled for next week will not be so simple. Unlike the last two times, I will need my meniscus repaired. Instead of just shaving that little piece out, they will be stitching it up and getting it to sit back in place.
To make things much worse, I need to have my ACL repaired as well. They think my torn ACL is causing my knee to shift ever so slightly and its destroying my meniscus. They could stop after the meniscus repair but its just going to happen again. ACL surgery should fix that, but its a very long rehab and my knee may never be the same again. There are three options for the surgery (patella, hamstring and cadaver). Each has different advantages and disadvantages. I was going to do the Patella but have been convinced to go the Cadaver route.
Long story short… I will be off my feet for a month to a month and a half… training SUPER light in about 4 or 5 months… training decently hard in about 9 months and fighting in around 12-14 months. Its going to be a long rehab… but thats how it goes.
Looks like I will have lots of time to play Xbox… (and no, not giving out my gamertag… sorry).

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Sooooo now we can start to eliminate a few contenders from this division. We can say with confidence that Joe Lauzon, Joe Stevenson and Roger Huerta are pretty much out for the count, one of injured, one on retired for now, and one...not doing so well academically so to speak

I bet I could get his gamer tag from him
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