Calgary defenceman Regehr suffers foot bruise

Calgary Flames defenceman Robyn Regehr received good news Friday, learning that an foot injury isn't as severe as first thought.

Calgary Flames defenceman Robyn Regehr received some good news Friday —his foot injuryisn't as severe as first thought.

Regehr was examined Friday and diagnosed with a bone bruise and tissue damage in his left foot, according to a Flames spokesman.

Regehr suffered the injury when he took a shot off the foot in the second period of Calgary's 3-2 shootout loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night.

The team announced following the game that Regehr suffered a fracture. He is now listed as day-to-day.

The Flames, losers of five of their last six games, embark on a six-game road trip starting Sunday in Chicago.

With files from the Canadian Press