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Staal has surgery on foot tendon

Updated: May 3, 2010, 10:54 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

Pittsburgh Penguins center Jordan Staal had surgery to repair a damaged tendon on the top of his foot but will not miss the remainder of the playoffs, coach Dan Bylsma said.

"Clarification on the Jordan Staal situation. There's been a number of rumors and it is not an Achilles, he is not ruled out for the remainder of the playoffs," Bylsma said Saturday morning after the Penguins' practice.

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