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Quincey bounces back from shoulder injury

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DENVER (AP) - Colorado Avalanche defenseman Kyle Quincey punctuated his winning overtime goal by thrusting his arms into the air.

A spontaneous reaction after leading his team back from a three-goal deficit against the New York Islanders on Thursday.

Just over a year ago, that simplest of celebrations wouldn't have been possible. Quincey took a hit that dislocated his left shoulder so severely, it stretched a nerve running just under his armpit to the point where he lost sensation and range of motion.

Doctors were fearful Quincey might never regain feeling again.

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