Shiffrin unsure how long she will be out with knee injury

Shiffrin unsure how long she will be out with knee injury
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By By PAT GRAHAM
AP Sports Writer

Over the next few weeks, Mikaela Shiffrin will slalom between rest and rehab. Usually so fast on a race course, the Olympic and world slalom champion is taking things at a much slower pace as she recovers from a torn knee ligament and painful bone bruise. There’s no timetable for her return to skiing, either. But there is some promising news: She won’t need surgery. Just rest. Lots and lots of rest after tearing the medial collateral ligament in her right knee during a wipeout while preparing for a giant slalom last Saturday in Are, Sweden. “I know lots of …

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