Berard out until January due to Surgery

Blue Jacket’s D-man Bryan Berard is out until at least January due to having a second surgery on his back.
According to the Columbus Dispatch, Berard, is having surgery in the same area of the back, but down a couple lumbar regions. The doctors feel the injured this area along with the area that was previously operated on simultaneously.
Surgery is to be done later this morning in LA. With rehab anticipated around 12 weeks after he returns to Columbus in approx 10 days.