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Brassard out 4-5 months after surgery

Brassard out 4-5 months after surgery
Published On: Tue, May 30
Apr 23, 2016; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; New York Rangers center Derick Brassard (16) reacts on the ice against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the second period in game five of the first round of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the CONSOL Energy Center. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

Ottawa Senators forward Derrick Brassard is set to undergo surgery on a torn labrum and will need four to five months to recover, general manager Pierre Dorion confirmed to In the Box on TSN Radio 1200 on Tuesday.

Brassard had been dealing with the shoulder injury throughout the playoffs, however the 29-year-old didnt miss any significant time. He played in all 19 games during the Sens post-season run and only sat out the third period of Game 5 against the Penguins in the Eastern Conference final. He tallied four goals and 11 points in the playoffs.

The recovery time puts Brassard in danger of missing the opening of the regular season and possibly up to the opening month of games.

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