Golden Knights forward Max Pacioretty out indefinitely after wrist surgery

Vegas Golden Knights' Max Pacioretty watches his shot during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Anaheim Ducks Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021, in Anaheim, Calif (Jae C. Hong/AP).

The Vegas Golden Knights announced on Thursday that forward Max Pacioretty had successful wrist surgery and that he will be out indefinitely.

Pacioretty was previously injured this season after dealing with a broken foot.

The 33-year-old has played only 16 games in the 2021-22 NHL season. Thus far, the Golden Knights left winger has 12 goals and nine assists.

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