Originally written December 05, 2013 on Sports Injury Alert:
As reported yesterday, Sergei Bobrovsky was injured in Tuesday nights game against the Lightning while making a save, and at the time, the severity was unknown. Yesterday we found out. Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen announced the Goaltender would be placed on IR and will be out anywhere from 4 to 5 weeks. The 25 year old goalie has 10 wins which places him tied for 14th place in the NHL, along with a 2.72 goals against and .909 save percentage. He also has 1 shutout in 23 games. He became the Blue Jackets first Vezina Trophy winner last season when he had a 21-11-6 record with 2.00 GAA and a .932 save percentage, along with 4 shutouts. 'Bob', a native of Novokuznetsk, Russia, has appeared in 144 career NHL games with the Blue Jackets and the Philadelphia Flyers who he was traded from in 2012. In return the Flyers received a 2nd and 4th round pick in the 2012 NHL Draft and a 4th round pick in the 2013 NHL Draft.  He won a bronze medal with Russia at the 2008 IIHF World Jun...

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