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Nikolai Kulemin out with ankle injury

Updated: October 5, 2013, 1:09 PM ET
Associated Press

TORONTO -- Nikolai Kulemin will miss at least two weeks with a bone chip in his ankle.

Maple Leafs coach Randy Carlyle said Saturday the winger blocked a shot with his foot in practice Friday and could have played hurt for a month. Instead, the team and doctors decided to put Kulemin in a walking boot and not take the chance of making it worse.

Carlyle said it was not a displaced fracture, which is why Kulemin would have been able to continue playing. But the Leafs will be ...

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