Sharks center Torrey Mitchell sustained a complete non-displaced Tibia/Fibula fracture (two lower leg bones) in a practice session this morning according to Sharks Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Wilson. The injury is commonly known as a Tib-Fib or Boot Top fracture.
Team Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Arthur Ting will perform a surgical procedure this evening to repair the injury.
The time frame for Mitchell’s return to the ice is approximately eight weeks.
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