Sharks announce successful surgery for Couture

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Sharks announce successful surgery for Couture
January 8, 2014, 7:15 pm
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Logan Couture has 14 goals and 21 assists for 35 points in 43 games this season. (USATSI)

Programming note: Red Wings-Sharks coverage begins Thursday at 7 p.m. with Sharks Pregame Live on Comcast SportsNet California

Sharks general manager Doug Wilson released a statement Wednesday confirming that Logan Couture's scheduled surgery went according to plan.

[KURZ: Couture out 3-to-4 weeks with hand injury]

"Logan underwent successful surgery today by team orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Arthur Ting, and is expected to make a full recovery. He will be starting his rehabilitation immediately and we look forward to getting him back in our line-up. No specific return date is set at this time."

Couture has 14 goals and 21 assists for 35 points in 43 games this season.