Predators' Fisher suffers ruptured Achilles

 

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Nashville, TN (SportsNetwork.com) - The Nashville Predators announced Monday that forward Mike Fisher will miss 4-to-6 months with a ruptured Achilles tendon.

Predators general manager David Poile said in a statement that Fisher suffered the injury during a training session and had surgery last week.

Fisher had 20 goals and 29 assists in 75 games for Nashville last season.

The 34-year-old has registered 226 goals and 255 assists in 887 career games with Ottawa and Nashville.

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