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Sport Stars' Polak has fracture in sternum after going into boards

18:15  05 october  2019
18:15  05 october  2019 Source:   ap.org

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DALLAS (AP) — Stars defenseman Roman Polak has a small fracture in his sternum and will be re-evaluated next week. Dallas didn't offer a timetable in the In the second period of Thursday's season-opening loss to Boston at home, Polak went into the boards when he tried to check Chris Wagner

Roman Polak has been diagnosed with a small fracture in his sternum . (Photo by Glenn James/NHLI via Getty Images). Dallas Stars defenseman Roman Polak suffered a small fracture of his sternum after a scary incident that occurred on Thursday night, the team announced on Friday.

DALLAS (AP) Stars defenseman Roman Polak has a small fracture in his sternum and will be re-evaluated next week.

a group of hockey players posing for a picture: Dallas Stars defenseman Roman Polak (45) lies on the ice after going head-first into the boards during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins, Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, in Dallas. Polak was taken off the ice on a stretcher. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade) © APWF Dallas Stars defenseman Roman Polak (45) lies on the ice after going head-first into the boards during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins, Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, in Dallas. Polak was taken off the ice on a stretcher. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

Dallas didn't offer a timetable in the update on Polak on Friday. In the second period of Thursday's season-opening loss to Boston at home, Polak went into the boards when he tried to check Chris Wagner about midway through the second period.

Dallas Stars' Roman Polak stretchered off ice after crashing into end boards

  Dallas Stars' Roman Polak stretchered off ice after crashing into end boards Polak crashed shoulder-first into the end boards as he and Bruins forward Chris Wagner battled for a puck in the corner.The 33-year-old went down in the second period when he initiated contact with Bruins forward Chris Wagner as the opponents chased the puck into the corner. As Polak lowered his body to make contact, his right skate appeared to lose its edge, sending Polak awkwardly into the boards, with his right shoulder and head bearing the brunt of impact.

It was a scary moment in the second period when Roman Polak of the Dallas Stars awkwardly went into the boards and did not get up. He was stretchered off the ice following a lengthy delay with his head stabilized. On Friday, the Dallas Stars reported Polak suffered a small fracture of his sternum

Roman Polak sustained a small fracture in his sternum during the Stars ' season opener against the Bruins and will be re-evaluated in one week, the The situation at American Airlines Center became tense as Polak laid motionless for several minutes while being tended to by the team's medical staff.

After hitting the boards with his left shoulder and head, the 33-year-old Polak was face-down on the ice for several minutes before being rolled off on a stretcher. He was evaluated at a hospital.

Polak's injury was the third of the game for the Stars. Forward Blake Comeau will be out several weeks with a lower-body injury after falling awkwardly when he was hit in the face by a puck. Forward Jason Dickinson will be out at least a week with an upper-body injury.

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