Leafs Suffer Another Blow As Bozak Is Diagnosed With Oblique Strain

Tyler_Bozak_Toronto_2013Tyler Bozak‘s nightmare campaign continued on Thursday, as the Leafs announced an MRI revealed his injury to be a strained oblique muscle — one that will keep him out of the Toronto lineup for an “extended period” of time.

The Bozak injury further depletes Toronto’s depth at forward.

Dave Bolland will be out for the foreseeable future with a severed Achilles tendon, Joffrey Lupul is on IR with a groin strain and Colton Orr is out with an elbow injury.

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