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Nikolai Khabibulin to undergo surgery

Wednesday, 13.01.2010 / 12:00 PM / News
By Edmonton Oilers Press Release
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Nikolai Khabibulin to undergo surgery
Edmonton Oilers’ General Manager Steve Tambellini announced today goaltender Nikolai Khabibulin will undergo surgery Thursday in Los Angeles to repair a herniated disc in his back.

Khabibulin, 37, has appeared in 18 games for the Oilers this season with a 7-9-2 record, 3.03 GAA and .910 save percentage.

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