Striker club NHL Vancouver Canucks Bo Horvat was injured and was out of action for six weeks.
Horvath injured his right leg in the third period of a recent game against Carolina (3:0). The head coach of the Vancouver Travis green called the injury a 22-year-old striker is small, but Sportsnet says that full restoration of the canadian will take up to six weeks.
A temporary replacement for the Croat should be called from AHL forward Michael Chaput, on account of which 15 (8+7) points in 20 AHL games. Last season, Chaput has played in 68 NHL games in which brought to Vancouver 9 points (4+5).
Horvath at the start of the season was ahead of their own records of performance. In 28 games, the forward scored 20 points (10+10). Bo takes the second place in Vancouver for two main statistical indicators.
Vancouver scored 14 victories in 28 games, allowing the Canucks to close the top 3 in the Pacific division.