Dany Heatley, who underwent shoulder surgery April 8 for a dislocation as well as what’s believed to be a torn labrum, is supposed to be out through the playoffs, but he was not discounting the possibility of returning to the lineup if the Wild makes the postseason.
The injury suffered by Dany Heatley could ultimately prevent the Wild from being able to use an amnesty buyout on him over the summer.
Dany Heatley isn't expected to return until the 2013-14 campaign after undergoing successful shoulder surgery on Tuesday.
Dany Heatley underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left shoulder Tuesday.
Dany Heatley will undergo surgery Tuesday to repair his dislocated left shoulder.
Dany Heatley (wrist) is expected to miss at least a couple of weeks, according to Wild GM Chuck Fletcher.
A Marc-Edouard Vlasic slash appears to have injured Dany Heatley, possibly for a significant amount of time.
Dany Heatley scored the only Wild goal in a 4-1 loss to the Blues Monday night.
Dany Heatley potted two goals in Minnesota's 4-3 win over Phoenix on Thursday night.
Dany Heatley practiced on the third line Monday.
Veteran right winger Dany Heatley was taken off the Minnesota Wild's first line Saturday night and had a miserable game in the team's 3-1 loss to the Flames in Calgary.
Dany Heatley rejoined Mikko Koivu and Zach Parise on the top line Tuesday night.
Dany Heatley found the back of the net for Minnesota, but the team suffered a 3-1 loss to the Predators Tuesday night.
Dany Heatley scored two goals, including the 350th marker of his career, in Minnesota's 4-2 victory over Colorado Saturday night.