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Rich Peverley has heart surgery

Updated: March 19, 2014, 6:04 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

Dallas Stars forward Rich Peverley had surgery Tuesday at Cleveland Clinic to correct an abnormal heart rhythm, but no decision has been made about whether he will play hockey again.

At the least, Peverley is out for the rest of this season.

The 31-year-old Peverley is in "normal sinus rhythm," and was released from the clinic Wednesday, according to a statement by Stars general manager Jim Nill. Peverley is expected to return to Dallas on Thursday.

"He will be monitored ...

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