Winnipeg, MB (SportsNetwork.com) – The Winnipeg Jets will be without two more
defenseman for the near future.
The team announced that Zach Bogosian sustained a lower-body injury during
Wednesday’s game against the Edmonton Oilers that is expected to sideline him
for 4-to-6 weeks. Fellow blueliner Grant Clitsome will miss the next two weeks
with an undisclosed injury.
Bogosian, who has notched eight assists in 25 games this season, joins
defenseman Toby Enstrom on the Jets’ injured reserve list. Enstrom has been
out since Nov. 23 with a lower-body ailment of his own.
Clitsome has skated in 16 games this season, recording just one assist and a
Defenseman Julien Brouillette was recalled from St. John’s of the American
Hockey League Thursday to add some depth to the back end. The 27-year-old
played in 10 games with the Washington Capitals last season, posting one goal
and one assist.