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Rachunek out 3-4 weeks with sprained MCL in knee

by Staff Writer / New York Rangers
The New York Rangers announced today that defenseman Karel Rachunek underwent an MRI today to determine the extent of the injury he suffered in Tuesday night's game vs. the Ottawa Senators.

The result of the test confirmed that he will be out three to four weeks with a sprain of the medial collateral ligament in his knee.

Rachunek, 27, has appeared in 66 games with the Rangers this season, registering six goals and 20 assists for 26 points, along with 38 penalty minutes. He currently leads all Rangers defensemen with 99 shots on goal and ranks second among team defensemen with 26 points.
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