facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Islanders' Hamonic to miss 2 weeks

Feb. 5, 2012 at 5:32 PM   |   Comments

UNIONDALE, N.Y., Feb. 5 (UPI) -- New York Islanders defenseman Travis Hamonic will miss two weeks with a broken nose after being hit in the face by a puck, the team said Sunday.

Hamonic was helped from the ice Saturday after being struck on a slapshot launched by Buffalo Sabres defenseman Christian Ehrhoff.

The 21-year-old Islanders blueliner needed stitches as well as surgery to repair the bloody damage to his nose.

Hamonic has notched a goal and 11 assists in 51 games for New York this season.

© 2012 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Eric Decker asks why people are Jets fans, gets predictable response Eric Decker asks why people are Jets fans, gets predictable response
2
Westbrook leaves with hand injury
3
Niners shoot for sweep of Rams
4
NBC to continue broadcast of Breeders' Cup
5
2013-14 college football bowl results 2013-14 college football bowl results
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback