Originally posted on 5thRound.com  |  Last updated 8/29/12

HOLLYWOOD - MARCH 17: Legendary MMA Superstar and two time Olympic Wrestler Dan Henderson attends the CBS' Strikeforce MMA Fighters Open Media Workout on March 17, 2010 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images)
After having to bow out of Saturday’s now-canceled UFC 151 event against light heavyweight king Jon Jones, Dan Henderson (Pictured) finally received some good news. According to the 42-year-old, the torn MCL he suffered in his knee will not have to be operated on. “No surgery is needed, luckily, but I’ve just got to immobilize it and ice it a lot for the next three or four weeks and then rehab it a little bit,” Henderson revealed on this week’s edition of AXS TV’s Inside MMA. “Hopefully, they said I’d be 100 percent in three to four months.” UFC 155 will be jumping off in exactly four months from today, and December 29th is the date Henderson’s highlighted on his calendar for his comeback. However, that event is slated to showcase the heavyweight title tilt between champ Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez, so it’s highly unlikely the organization would also feature a 205-pound championship affair on the same card. Even if they did, Hendo wasn’t given any guarantees from Octagon o
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