Rob Blake will have hip surgery Friday in Colorado, and although it’s expected that he will be ready for training camp, you just never know with these kind of things. Rehab can be tricky, and Blake is 37 years old. For those wondering why this is happening now, and why the story is coming out when it is, this is something Blake has been dealing with for a while. Guys play through things and don’t want them publicly known, so that they aren’t targeted. With only one game left, and Blake already out with a neck injury, the timing is right.
Here is the story from TSN.