Vancouver, B.C. - Vancouver Canucks General Manager, Jim Benning announced today that forward Markus Granlund will undergo wrist surgery.
A projected timeline on Granlund's full recovery will be provided after the surgery.
"Markus has had an ongoing wrist injury which we've treated through regular maintenance and rehabilitation," said Benning. "Our Canucks medical team and Markus believe that surgery is the best course of action for his long-term health and by having the procedure now it will allow him to have more time to rehabilitate and work out in preparation for next season. Markus is an important part of our team and we are confident he'll have a full recovery."