- - http://www.sportstalkflorida.com -

Sharks Forward Torres Undergoes Knee Surgery

Posted By Kate Reiter On September 26, 2013 @ 2:47 PM In NHL | No Comments

Torres_2013 [1]San Jose Sharks forward Raffi Torres has undergone surgery to repair a torn ACL in his right knee.

Torres had the operation Thursday and general manager Doug Wilson says he is expected back later this season.

Torres was injured in a collision with Anaheim forward Emerson Etem last Friday.

The Sharks were counting on Torres to provide energy and physical play this year. His acquisition late last season provided a needed spark to the team before he was suspended for the final six playoff games for an illegal hit on Los Angeles forward Jarret Stoll.

The Sharks signed Torres to a three-year, $6 million contract in June.

Source: Associated Press

Sharks Forward Torres Undergoes Knee Surgery by

Article printed from : http://www.sportstalkflorida.com

URL to article: http://www.sportstalkflorida.com/sharks-forward-torres-undergoes-knee-surgery/

URLs in this post:

[1] Image: http://www.sportstalkflorida.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Torres_2013.jpg

Copyright © 2011 ESPN Florida. All rights reserved.