Or­pik goes un­der the knife

Winnipeg Free Press - Section D - - SPORTS -

WASHINGTON Cap­i­tals de­fence­man Brooks Or­pik un­der­went wrist surgery Tues­day, ac­cord­ing to a state­ment from the NHL team.

The Cap­i­tals said he will re­sume full work­out ac­tiv­i­ties in two weeks. They an­tic­i­pate Or­pik re­turn­ing to full hockey ac­tiv­i­ties in time for the 201516 sea­son opener.

The 34-year-old was signed by the Cap­i­tals as a free agent last year and to­talled 19 as­sists and 66 penalty min­utes last sea­son.

Brooks Or­pik

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