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Mike Fisher (Achilles) out 4-6 months

Updated: July 7, 2014, 9:43 PM ET
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Nashville Predators forward Mike Fisher has a ruptured Achilles tendon that likely will cause him to miss at least the start of the upcoming season.

In a statement released by the team Monday, Predators general manager David Poile said Fisher underwent surgery Thursday after rupturing the tendon during a training session.

"We expect Mike to make a full recovery in four to six months, and look forward to his return to the ice," Poile said.

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