Skip to main content

Ducks veteran Selanne to miss four to six weeks with broken left hand

ANAHEIM, Calif. - The Anaheim Ducks will be without veteran forward Teemu Selanne for up to six weeks.

Selanne, who broke a bone in his left hand in the second period of Thursday's 3-1 loss in Dallas, had surgery Friday afternoon by Dr. Steve Shin at the Kerlan-Jobe Surgery Center in Los Angeles.

The Finnish winger - expected to miss 4-6 weeks - has 14 goal and seven assists 27 games this season.

Selanne is in his 17th NHL season. He has 593 goals and 640 assists in 1159 career games.

TOP HEADLINES

USATSI_19161517
Play

Hockey Things: What Caught Our Eye (Oct. 3)

The Seattle Kraken finally unveiled their mascot, a 2023 OHL Draft prospect set a scoring record, and the NHL returned to Milwaukee for the first time since 1993.

Washington Capitals
Play

NHL Burning Questions: Washington Capitals

Adam Proteau takes a look at the biggest questions surrounding the Washington Capitals ahead of the 2022-23 NHL season.

Dale Hawerchuk statue
Play

Screen Shots: Hockey Canada, Jagr and Hawerchuk's Statue

Adam Proteau looks at Hockey Canada's reported second fund to cover uninsured claims "including but not limited to sexual abuse," Jaromir Jagr considering retirement and the unveiling of the Dale Hawerchuk statue in Winnipeg.