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Back Surgery For Leighton

from NHL.com,

Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Michael Leighton will have back surgery Oct. 11, and it’s expected he’ll miss 6-8 weeks.

Leighton, who already was on the long-term injured list and expected to miss about a month with a bulging disc, will have a procedure called a partial discectomy.


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