NHL: Senators F Josh Norris to have season-ending surgery


Share post:

Ottawa Senators forward Josh Norris will undergo season-ending shoulder surgery.

The team said Monday that Norris will have the surgery at a “soon to be determined date.”

In a corresponding move, the Senators recalled 2020 first-round pick Ridly Greig from the AHL’s Belleville Senators.

Norris, 23, had been sidelined for nearly three months (38 games) after first sustaining the injury on Oct. 22 against Arizona. He returned Wednesday and played in three games, including Saturday’s loss to Winnipeg. He scored his first goal in three months in the loss.

It’s unclear when or how he reinjured the shoulder.

He finishes the season with two goals and three points in eight games. Norris has 93 points (54 goals, 39 assists) in 133 career games, all with the Senators.

He was playing in the first campaign of an eight-year, $63.6 million contract he signed in the offseason.

Norris was selected by San Jose with the 19th overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft. He was part of the blockbuster trade that sent star defenseman Erik Karlsson to the Sharks on Sept. 13, 2018.

–Field Level Media


Related articles

NHL: Resilient Red Wings on a roll as Blues come to town

The surging Detroit Red Wings have solidified their position in the Eastern Conference playoff race by going 13-4-2...

NHL: NHL roundup: Sebastian Aho’s late goal lifts ‘Canes past Panthers

Sebastian Aho scored with 18.9 seconds to play and Pyotr Kochetkov stopped 44 shots as the Carolina Hurricanes...

NHL: Surging Predators end Kings’ winning streak

Colton Sissons had a goal and two assists and Juuse Saros made 27 saves as the visiting Nashville...

NHL: Maple Leafs get off to fast start, beat Knights for 6th straight win

Auston Matthews scored his league-leading 52nd goal and Max Domi scored twice as the Toronto Maple Leafs cruised...


Get the most important breaking news and analyses for Free.

Thank you for subscribing

Something went wrong.