Hurricanes' Faulk out 2-4 weeks with MCL sprain

Updated: March 21, 2013, 1:15 PM ET
Associated Press

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Carolina defenseman Justin Faulk will miss 2-4 weeks with a sprained knee ligament.

The team placed Faulk and forward Chad LaRose on injured reserve Wednesday after disclosing Faulk's diagnosis and saying he will not need surgery.

The team also called up defenseman Brett Bellemore from its AHL affiliate in Charlotte to replace Faulk, who was hurt midway through the second period of Tuesday night's 4-1 loss to the Florida Panthers.

He suffered a second-degree ...

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