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Jets F Halischuk out indefinitely following forearm surgery

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TSN.ca Staff
12/15/2013 6:20:18 PM
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Winnipeg Jets forward Matt Halischuk underwent successful forearm surgery on Sunday to repair a fracture and will be out of action indefinitely.

The injury happened in the first period of Saturday's 6-4 loss to the Dallas Stars.

The 25-year-old Halischuk scored his third goal of the season in the first period of Saturday's contest before leaving the game with what was being called an upper-body injury.

The news comes on the same day the Jets learned that 24-year-old Anthony Peluso was suspended for three games for boarding Stars defenceman Alex Goligoski in Saturday's game.

Halischuk has three goals and four assists through 30 games this season.

Matt Halischuk (Photo: Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images)

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(Photo: Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images)
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