Dallas Stars forward Jere Lehtinen could miss eight to 10 weeks

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DALLAS - Dallas Stars winger Jere Lehtinen could be out eight to 10 weeks because of an abdominal injury that required surgery.

The Stars put him on injured reserve Monday and activated defenceman Mattias Norstrom.

Lehtinen has missed six games because of his injury. Norstrom missed 12 games after fracturing the orbital bone around an eye Nov. 7 at San Jose.

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