‘His prognosis is excellent’ – Blackhawks release update on Jujhar Khaira


Members of the Chicago Blackhawks and the New York Rangers wait as Jujhar Khaira of the Blackhawks is tended to after a collision on the ice in the second period at the United Center on December 07, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

The Chicago Blackhawks have released the following:

Blackhawks Head Team Physician Dr. Michael Terry issued the following statement on forward Jujhar Khaira:

“Blackhawks forward Jujhar Khaira was released from Northwestern Hospital early this morning after extensive testing and returned home. Despite the significant injury, his prognosis is excellent, and we expect a full recovery. At this point, it is too early to put a timeline on return to play.”

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