Staal injury shows early improvement

Two doctors who examined defenseman both optimistic for a full recovery

Wednesday, 03.06.2013 / 6:04 PM New York Rangers

Following an injury suffered in last night's game vs. Philadelphia, Marc Staal was examined today in New York by Dr. Mark Fromer, ophthalmologist, and Dr. Mendel Markowitz, maxillofacial surgeon.

The injury has improved significantly and both doctors are optimistic that Marc will make a full recovery.

Staal will be sidelined indefinitely.

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