Medical Report

Forward Connolly has to undergo hip surgery, defenseman Djuse is suffering from a lower-body injury.

Emil Djuse
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Only having made nine appearances for the SC Rapperswil-Jona Lakers this fall, Brett Connolly has to put an end to his season. Hip surgery is on the menu for the 31-year-old Canadian, as his club announces.

Emil Djuse, for his part, sustained a lower-body injury in the Lakers' game versus HC Ajoie last Saturday. The 30-year-old Swede is listed as week-to-week.

( 09 November 2023 | esi )