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New Jersey Devils LW Patrik Elias has a concussion

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -The New Jersey Devils have placed left wing Patrik Elias on the injured list with a concussion.

The captain of the Czech Republic Olympic Team for the Vancouver Olympics, Elias was hurt Saturday when he was checked by Colorado's Ryan Wilson. The defenseman's shoulder hit Elias' chin on the play.

Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello announced the move on Tuesday, saying that Elias was examined by a neurologist and will be seen again later this week.

Elias has 10 goals in 32 games this season.

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