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Tyler Myers has been spending the NHL lockout playing in Austria. ©2012, Dan Hickling, Olean Times Herald

Report: Sabres’ Myers injures ankle in Austria

By Bill Hoppe     Olean Times Herald

BUFFALO – Uh-oh.

Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers, who’s playing for Klagenfurter AC in Austria during the NHL lockout, injured his ankle tonight. He was helped off the ice and underwent an MRI, according to this report.

Myers hasn’t wowed in the EBEL like some might’ve been expecting. The 22-year-old has two goals, nine points and a minus-8 rating in 15 games, according to

UPDATE: Myers has a left ankle strain and will miss the next game, according to this report. He could return Friday.

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