McCabe out 6-8 weeks after surgery on broken hand; Stralman recalled

Updated: December 17, 2007, 6:04 PM ET
Associated Press

TORONTO -- Maple Leafs defenseman Bryan McCabe had hand surgery Monday and will be out six to eight weeks.

He broke three bones in his left hand during Saturday's loss at Montreal.

Defenseman Anton Stralman was recalled from the AHL's Toronto Marlies, where he had 11 assists in 21 games this season.

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