Stars forward Rich Peverley is grateful for the outpouring of support after his scary collapse. (Getty Images)
By Allan Muir
Stars General Manager Jim Nill has released the following statement:
“Rich Peverley is resting comfortably and being monitored at UT Southwestern St. Paul. He is currently undergoing testing to discover what triggered the cardiac event last night.
The focus of all the testing and monitoring is being dedicated to finding the cause of the event and a long-term solution to rectify the problem.
We do not have any more specifics at the moment.
Rich has been communicating with his teammates and friends. He is extremely grateful for all of the prayers and support that he’s received from fans and friends alike.”
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The team has announced that it will hold a press conference on Wednesday with Peverley’s doctors to give an update on the situation.