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SAN JOSE - San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Wilson announced today that forward Raffi Torres underwent successful surgery this morning to repair a torn ACL in his right knee.
The surgery was performed by Dr. Arthur Ting.
"Raffi's surgery went very well and we look forward to having him back in our line-up later this season," said Wilson.
Reports popping up on Twitter today state Torres will be out between 3-5 months.
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San Jose Sharks forward Raffi Torres has undergone surgery to repair a torn ACL in his right knee.
Torres had the operation Thursday and general manager Doug Wilson says he is expected back later this season.
Torres was injured in a collision with Anaheim forward Emerson Etem last Friday.
The Sharks were counting on Torres to provide energy and physical play this year. His acquisition...
Raffi Torres had surgery on a torn right ACL on Thursday morning and will miss at least three to five months of the season.
Torres 31 was hurt in a preseason game last Friday Sep. 20. He signed a three-year $6 million contract extension with the Sharks this summer.
One option could be for the Sharks to keep Torres out until the Olympic Break in February when the NHL shuts down...
Esten Mclaren on Logan Couture at 1 in his 2013-14 Fantasy Hockey Left Wing Rankings.
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Couture is now the man in San Jose. For the last few years he has been a disciple of the likes of Joe...
San Jose, CA– Today, the Sharks organization made the announcement that forward Raffi Torres went thru successful surgery to repair his right ACL. Torres injured his right knee in a preseason game against the Anaheim Ducks last Friday on September 20th.
In the second period of that preseason game against the Ducks, Torres collided with Anaheim forward Emerson Etem. Etem tried to...
Rookie center Tomas Hertl scored twice and the San Jose Sharks beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-0 in a preseason game Tuesday night.
Dan Boyle, Joe Thornton and Logan Couture also scored to keep the Sharks unbeaten in five games. Antti Niemi made 24 saves for the shutout.
Eddie Lack stopped 28 shots for the Canucks, who lost their second straight on the road.
Hertl opened the scoring...
from David Pollak of Working the Corners at the Mercury News,
So when Marc-Edouard Vlasic questioned the consistency of the NHL’s punishment in his case last April and the ruling this week suspending Toronto forward Phil Kessel for three pre-season games (see previous posting), I tried to reach NHL director of player safety Brendan Shanahan for a response.
I expected a...