Philadelphia Flyers netminder Brian Elliot will be out five to six weeks, the team announced Tuesday.
The 32-year-old from Newmarket has re-aggravated an abdominal injury and had surgery Tuesday to repair the issue. He missed four games earlier this month.
Elliott has played in 41 games this season and started 40, posting a 21-11-7 record. He has a 2.72 goals against average and a .908 save percentage.
Elliott’s numbers haven’t been stellar, but he’s done