CHICAGO (AP) -Chicago Blackhawks forward Jason Williams will be out at least six weeks after surgery Friday to repair a sports hernia.
Williams scored seven goals, including two game-winning shotsm this season. He has appeared in 20 games, earning 12 assists for 19 points.
Williams last played Nov. 28, getting an assist in the Blackhawks' 5-1 defeat over the Tampa Bay Lightning before injuring his groin.

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