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Tampa Bay's Hedman out with concussion

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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman has a concussion and will be sidelined indefinitely.

Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman announced the injury during the first intermission of Saturday's game between Tampa Bay and Carolina.

Hedman was hurt in Tuesday night's game against Philadelphia by what Yzerman called a clean check.

The defenseman has averaged almost 22 1/2 minutes a game this season, He had two goals and four assists. He has not resumed working out.

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