Richards will need 10 weeks of rehab
Updated: May 15, 2009, 1:28 PM ETAssociated Press
The surgery Friday was on a torn labrum. Last month, he had surgery on his right shoulder.
Richards' shoulders had bothered him since training camp and he used anti-inflammatory medication to manage the pain.
He had 30 goals and 80 points this season in helping the Flyers reach the playoffs.
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