Pete's ACL Surgery Results
Target Date for Return: January 31st, 2003
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Goals Behind as of 11/17/2002:
Hill: 5 Kappler: 4
Hein: 0 (of
So much for a career as a model when I retire
The good news is that I will be better, stronger, faster . . .
I'm still tied with Rick for goals this year. I'm confident I will
pass him by January 31st at 11:15.
Unless of course he gets those new Bauer's with the PPS option . . . in
this case, It might take me until 11:30.
To learn more about what Vanneste managed to
do to me check out these links. The details are slightly more gorey. Think
about this the next time you get pissed off and go after somebody.
Pretty mild, but good description - http://www.scoi.com/aclrecon.htm
The complete gorey details - http://www.arthroscopy.com/sp05025.htm
One more just for fun - http://www.jointhealing.com/pages/knee/acl_surg.html
After making the skin incisions, the tendon is identified,
and the central third is harvested with a bone block at each end of the tendon. Initially,
the tendon is removed from the tibial tubercle area. The graft is then passed beneath the
skin and retrieved from the superior incision. Harvesting is completed
|The Fifteen Hundred Dollar
Steve Austin Pete McDonald
A man barely alive
Gentlemen, we can rebuild him
We have the technology
We have the capability to build the world's first bionic man
Steve Austin Pete McDonald will be that man
We can make him better than he was before
Better. Stronger. Faster
Tracking: It looks good at Mach One.
Control: Uh, Roger.
Pete: DCS arm switch is on.
Control: OK, Victor.
Pete: Landing rocket arm switch is on. Here comes the throttle. Circuit breaker's in.
Tracking: We have separation.
Pete: Roger. Inboard and outboards are on. We're comin' forward with the sidestick.
Tracking: All looks good.
Control: Uh, Roger.
Pete: I've got a blowout. Damper three.
Control: Get your pitch to zero.
Pete: Engine's out. I can't hold altitude.
Control: Correction. Alpha hold is off. Trip select is emergency.
Pete: Flightcom, I can't hold it. She's breaking up. She's break
Steve Austin Pete McDonald. Hockey Player. A man barely alive.
We can rebuild him. We have the technology. We can make him better
than he was.
Better? Stronger. Faster.