Red Wings d-man Kyle Quincey out with fractured cheekbone

Kyle Quincey will undergo surgery after breaking cheekbone against Oilers

Published On: Mar 16 2013 05:33:49 PM EDT   Updated On: Mar 18 2013 03:53:04 PM EDT
Kyle Quincey
VANCOUVER, British Columbia -

Detroit Red Wings defenseman Kyle Quincey will need surgery after fracturing a cheekbone Friday night in Edmonton.
 
   Red Wings general manager Ken Holland said Saturday that Quincey flew home to Detroit after he was injured. Quincey was hurt when a shot hit the shaft of his stick and ramped up into his face.

   Quincey has a goal and an assist in 26 games this season.