As we noted in our news feed, Giroux had surgery on both wrists on May 19. There is an interesting story behind the cause (Sidney Crosby) for those surgeries that should make the upcoming season even more fun if you're an Atlantic Division fan.
http://www.timminspress.com/2012/07/...dest-superstar“Those are from (Sidney) Crosby,” he says half smiling, but with some tension in his voice. “Every time we'd line up against each other for a face-off during our (2012 playoff) series, instead of going for the puck when it was dropped, he'd hack me across the wrists. I ended up playing the series against (New) Jersey with one of them fractured and had to go for surgery on both of them after we were out of the playoffs.”