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MEDICAL UPDATE: Alex Nylander Out 4-6 Months

Forward recovering from successful surgery following meniscus tear

by Chicago Blackhawks Communications / Blackhawks.com

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."

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