Report: Sharks' Burish undergoes procedure on injured hand

Report: Sharks' Burish undergoes procedure on injured hand
March 26, 2014, 2:00 pm
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Adam Burish was scoreless with six penalty minutes in 15 games for the Sharks this year. (USATSI)

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Sharks forward Adam Burish had a medical procedure on his injured left hand on Wednesday, according to a report in the San Jose Mercury News. He is out indefinitely.

[REWIND: Burish leaves game with gruesome injury]

Burish blocked a shot in the second period of the Sharks’ 5-2 win in Edmonton on Tuesday, and immediately left the ice with what looked like a disfigured finger. The forward made his season debut on Feb. 5 after missing more than half of the season with a back injury.

[RECAP: Sharks bounce back with 5-2 win]

Burish, scoreless with six penalty minutes in 15 games, broke his right hand in the playoffs against Vancouver last season. He returned late in the second round against Los Angeles.