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Jets’ Kane has successful foot surgery

Jun 13, 2013, 11:20 AM EDT

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Winnipeg forward Evander Kane underwent successful surgery on his left foot today to remove pressure from a nerve, the club announced today.

Kane’s recovery period is expected to be 4-6 weeks, meaning he should be ready to go for training camp.

It was previously reported Kane would not require offseason surgery for the nerve issue in his foot. He also had a problem with his wrist.

The 21-year-old had 33 points in 48 games in 2013.

  1. jeremyroenickdanceparty - Jun 13, 2013 at 12:31 PM

    That’s going to make it pretty hard to stand at a craps table…

  2. mathieug79 - Jun 13, 2013 at 1:32 PM

    What if he doesn’t do anything for that 4-6 weeks and become Dustin Byfuglien-esque in terms of size

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