Chicago Blackhawks team physician Dr. Michael Terry today released the following medical update on forward Alex Nylander:
"Alex Nylander sustained a knee injury during the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs. He initially rested and trained conservatively; unfortunately, his symptoms came back when he started to skate. Alex had successful surgery on Monday to repair a meniscus tear in his left knee. He is expected to return to hockey related activities in approximately four to six months."