WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 24: Robin Lehner #90 of the Vegas Golden Knights looks on as he awaits his helmet repair during the second period of the game against the Washington Capitals at Capital One Arena on January 24, 2022 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Scott Taetsch/Getty Images)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Vegas Golden Knights goalie Robin Lehner will require hip surgery and is expected to miss the upcoming season. The 31-year-old Lehner will likely spend the entire 2022-23 season on long-term injured reserve. The team said no timeline for his recovery has been determined yet. Lehner started 44 games for the Golden Knights last season and finished 23-17-2. He has three years remaining on a contract that carries a $5 million annual cap hit.