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Sport Flyers' Konecny out indefinitely with concussion after big hit

22:30  09 december  2019
22:30  09 december  2019 Source:   thescore.com

Sabres' Dahlin out indefinitely with concussion from elbow to head

  Sabres' Dahlin out indefinitely with concussion from elbow to head Buffalo Sabres defenseman Rasmus Dahlin is out indefinitely with a concussion, the team announced Wednesday. The 19-year-old phenom suffered the injury after taking an elbow to the head from Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Erik Cernak on Monday. Cernak was given a two-game suspension for the hit. According to Lightning reporter Bryan Burns, Cernak reached out to Dahlin on Tuesday via text message to apologize for the incident. Dahlin had been offThe 19-year-old phenom suffered the injury after taking an elbow to the head from Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Erik Cernak on Monday. Cernak was given a two-game suspension for the hit.

The Philadelphia Flyers will be without their leading scorer for the foreseeable future, as forward Travis Konecny is out indefinitely with a concussion, the team announced Monday.

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Konecny was flattened by Ottawa Senators blue-liner Mark Borowiecki on Saturday and was forced to leave the game. No penalty was called on the play.

Konecny had been enjoying a breakout campaign with 28 points in 30 games. The 22-year-old signed a six-year contract during the offseason that carries a $5.5-million cap hit.

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