Wild's Dumba out at least 3 months after surgery

Minnesota Wild defenseman Matt Dumba (24) is out at least 3 months after surgery on Wednesday. Photo: AP/LM Otero
Minnesota Wild defenseman Matt Dumba (24) is out at least 3 months after surgery on Wednesday.

December 26, 2018 07:48 PM

Minnesota Wild defenseman Matt Dumba is expected to miss at least three months after surgery to repair a ruptured right pectoralis muscle.
    
The Wild said Wednesday that Dumba's surgery was performed by Dr. Brad Nelson at TRIA Orthopaedic Center.
    
The 24-year-old Dumba didn't play in the last two periods of the Wild's 2-1 loss to the Calgary Flames on Dec. 15.  He leads NHL defensemen with 12 goals and has 22 points overall in 32 games.

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