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Leafs' Bernier Out, Undergoing Sports Hernia Surgery


Maple Leafs goalie?Jonathan Bernier?will have surgery to repair a sports hernia on Wednesday. He?s expected to be fully recovered for training camp.


Bernier missed five games in March due to the injury.

He then aggravated the problem April 3 against the Boston Bruins and finished the season on the sidelines.

?I felt pretty good,? he said. ?It was sore but my range, my stretching was fine. I think a lot of players play through that.?

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