Niagara IceDogs goalie undergoes second surgery today

tucker in net

On a day where the Niagara IceDogs is making news for player trades, the team also announcing that Tucker Tynan underwent a second surgery this morning.

Team officials say the surgery on their goalie will ensure his muscle is re-attaching properly.

Doctors expect he will make a full recovery.

Tucker is expected back in Niagara within the next 6-8 weeks to begin his rehabilitation.

The goalie suffered a deep cut to his leg following a fluke collision with a players' skate into Tynan's net.