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Surgery sidelines Canadiens' Drewiske 5-6 months

Wednesday, 10.16.2013 / 2:24 PM / News

By NHL.com Staff

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Surgery sidelines Canadiens' Drewiske 5-6 months
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Davis Drewiske will be out 5-6 weeks following shoulder surgery.

The Montreal Canadiens announced Wednesday that defenseman Davis Drewiske underwent shoulder surgery Wednesday morning in Montreal.

Recovery time is expected to take 5-6 months.

Drewiske was injured in training camp and has yet to play this season. The 28-year-old was acquired last season from the Los Angeles Kings and has career totals of five goals and 25 assists in 135 games for the Kings and Canadiens.

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