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Maple Leafs goalie Giguere out with groin injury

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Jean-Sebastien Giguere is out indefinitely after re-aggravating a groin injury during Thursday night's game in Calgary.

Giguere was listed as day-to-day Friday, but the 33-year-old indicated he may be sidelined longer. He already missed two weeks and six games in November, and another two games last week with the same groin injury.

"It's probably more than just resting," Giguere said, adding he hoped to meet with doctors Sunday after returning to Toronto. "It's a matter of finding what it is, why is it coming back? Because I am bringing it back to 100 percent where I feel like there is absolutely no pain whatsoever and as I get playing some games, it gets tired and tight and weak and then the sharp pain comes."

Giguere, a 13-year veteran, is 8-7-2 with a .890 save percentage and 2.80 goals-against average this season.

Jonas Gustavsson will be the starter while Giguere is out. The 26-year-old Swede is 4-8-2 with a .901 save percentage and 2.91 goals-against average in his second NHL season.

The Maple Leafs recalled goalie James Reimer from Toronto of the AHL for Saturday's game in Vancouver.

Toronto also recalled defenseman Keith Aulie.

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