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Maenalanen will have surgery on his hand and will miss 10-14 days.

Maenalanen suffered a hand injury in Game 2 and will undergo surgery, which will keep him sidelined for up to two weeks. Patrick Brown is expected to be a permanent replacement for Maenalanen while he is out. Maenalanen could be back in Round 3 if the Hurricanes are able to get by the Islanders.

Source: Luke DeCock 04/29/19, 10:35 am EST

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Maenalanen is expected to draw into the Hurricanes lineup in Game 4.

Maenalanen split his season between the NHL and AHL, totalling eight points (4G / 4A) in 34 games with the Hurricanes and 14 points (7G / 7A) in 31 games with the Checkers. Maenalanen was a healthy scratch in Game 1 and 3 but will dress for the second time with Andrei Svechnikov scratched due to a concussion.

Source: Michael Smith 04/18/19, 1:23 pm EST

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