Report: Wings' Cleary out 6-8 weeks with broken jaw

Updated: February 10, 2008, 6:45 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

The NHL-best Red Wings have succumbed to a rare slump, losing three straight games. Now they will have to try and regroup without the help of forward Dan Cleary.

Cleary will need surgery on a broken jaw suffered in Saturday's 3-2 overtime loss against Toronto and will be out six to eight weeks, according to The Sports Network of Canada. He was hit in the face by the puck in the first period.

Cleary, who is tied for third on the team in scoring with 20 goals, has not ...

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