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Robidas won't miss time after surgery

Updated: December 29, 2009, 2:41 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

DALLAS -- Dallas Stars defenseman Stephane Robidas will play Tuesday night against Chicago and wear a cage to protect his face after having surgery Monday morning to move a cheek bone that was pressing against the muscle and nerves in part of his head.

Robidas, 32, suffered the injury when he was hit in the face by a puck during Sunday's practice.

"I saw a dent there, so I knew something was wrong," Robidas said. "My cheek bone caved in a little bit. They had to do an incision ...

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