Source Pravda.Ru

Kings' Bure has back surgery

Russian right wing Valeri Bure of the Los Angeles Kings had surgery Friday to alleviate lower back pain and is expected to be sidelined at least eight weeks.

The Kings said &to=http://english.pravda.ru/sport/2002/01/11/25281.html' target=_blank>Bure is expected to begin his rehabilitation in about 10 days.