Mike Tyson says he “feels great” following a recent neck surgery…”It’s a very common surgery, especially for athletes and he feels great, just has to wear the neck brace to keep everything stable for the next three weeks,” the rep says.
Mike Tyson tells TMZ he “feels great” following a recent neck surgery … and despite the gnarly scar on his neck, Mike says he should be back to normal in just 3 weeks.
Tyson turned heads (not his own) when he showed up to a media event in Vegas this weekend sporting a neck brace. The former champ reportedly had titanium pins put in his neck to add support to a degenerative disk.
Tyson’s rep tells us, “Its a very common surgery, especially for athletes.”
The rep adds, “He feels great … just has to wear the neck brace to keep everything stable for the next 3 weeks.”
By then Tyson should be able to resume his usual activities …
Read more: http://www.tmz.com/
In related news E! News reports:
Mike Tyson’s passport won’t be getting New Zealand’s stamp of approval.
The country’s immigration department has pulled the plug on the perennially controversial former heavyweight champ’s scheduled visit, saying that the “finely balanced call” to grant him a visa has since been reconsidered.
“A letter of support from the Life Education Trust, that would have been a benefactor from the visit, was a significant factor in approving the application,” read a statement on the New Zealand government’s website.