Red Wings D Rafalski to miss 3 to 4 weeks following knee surgery

DETROIT – Red Wings defenceman Brian Rafalski will be out 3 to 4 weeks after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery.

The team says Tuesday that the 37-year-old Rafalski won’t be placed on the injured list. Detroit recalled defencemandefenceman Doug Janik from Grand Rapids of the American Hockey League.

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Rafalski has two assists in two games this season.