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Leafs’ Granberg undergoes surgery to repair torn Achilles

Toronto Maple Leafs v New Jersey Devils

NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 28: Petter Granberg #8 of the Toronto Maple Leafs skates against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on January 28, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Maple Leafs 2-1 in the shootout. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

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Toronto Maple Leafs depth defenseman Petter Granberg has undergone surgery to repair a torn Achilles suffered while training in Sweden, the club announced Friday via Twitter.

According to the Leafs, Granberg is expected to be out a minimum of four months.

A fourth-round pick of the Leafs from 2010, the 22-year-old Granberg has played a total of eight games for Toronto’s NHL team, including seven games last season.

Granberg spent the majority of this past season with the Toronto Marlies in the American Hockey League.

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