Blues forward Jaden Schwartz out a month with broken elbow
St. Louis Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz (17) warms up before Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Western Conference semifinals against the Dallas Stars Sunday, May 1, 2016, in Dallas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
ST. LOUIS (AP) St. Louis Blues forward Jaden Schwartz will miss at least a month after hurting his left elbow in practice.
The Blues announced the timetable on Schwartz's return Friday, a day after he was injured in training camp.
Schwartz has played five seasons in NHL. He is coming off an injury-shortened season in which he missed 49 games because of a broken left ankle. He had eight goals and 14 assists in 33 games and added four goals and 10 assists in 20 playoff games.
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Overall, he has 70 goals and 87 assists in 240 career games.
The Blues re-signed Schwartz to a five-year, $26.75 million contract in July.