GameStop CEO undergoes surgery for brain tumor

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Posted: Aug 19, 2014 9:55 AM

(Reuters) - GameStop Corp, the world's largest retailer of videogame products, said Chief Executive Paul Raines underwent an unexpected surgery last week for a small cancerous brain tumor.

Raines, who will be undergoing chemotherapy, will restrict his travel during the expected six week of treatment, the company said in a regulatory filing on Tuesday. (http://1.usa.gov/1BxwaFG)

GameStop also said the six week treatment period will not interfere with Raines' "continued leadership" of the company.

(Reporting By Lehar Maan in Bangalore; Editing by Joyjeet Das)