Found March 11, 2014 on Sports Injury Alert:
The Buffalo Sabres announced that newbie Chris Stewart is likely done for the season. Stewart who was involved in a trade with the St Louis Blues, only played two games with his new team before suffering from a lower body injury. Resolue-Wikimedia CommonsThe injury suffered is a lower body injury that looks to be an ankle/foot injury as he was seen around the arena with an ankle around his right ankle. When questioned, Coach Ted Nolan said that with the injury Stewart has, the chances of him returning this season are very slim.“Stewart doesn’t look good right now. There are only five weeks left in the year and his injury is four-to-five weeks.”It would probably be better for Stewart to fully heal this season and help the team come out strong next season (one year remaining on his contract), then rush back and possibly reinjure himself. Stewart has yet to record a point for the Sabres...but with the St Louis Blues he has 15 goals and twenty-six points in his last fifty-eight games.
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