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St. Louis Blues C Patrik Berglund out until December after shoulder surgery

By The Sports Xchange
St. Louis Blues C Patrik Berglund out until December after shoulder surgery
St. Louis Blues center Patrik Berglund of Sweden looks to pass the puck against the Vancouver Canucks in the first period at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on February 16, 2017. File photo by BIll Greenblatt/UPI | License Photo

St. Louis Blues center Patrik Berglund is expected to be sidelined until December after undergoing surgery to repair a dislocated left shoulder, the team announced Wednesday.

Berglund sustained the injury during his offseason conditioning program in his native Sweden. The 29-year-old will have a late start before entering the first season of a five-year, $19.25 million contract in 2017-18.

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Berglund posted a career-high 23 goals to go along with 11 assists while playing in all 82 regular-season games in 2016-17.

The 6-foot-4, 223-pound forward has collected 296 points (151 goals, 145 assists) in 637 career contests since being selected by St. Louis with the 25th overall pick of the 2006 NHL draft.

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