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Injuries Hit The Jets

via TSN,

Winnipeg Jets forward Olli Jokinen is out 6-8 weeks with a high ankle sprain after colliding with New York Islanders defenceman Thomas Hickeyearly in Saturday's game.

According to Gary Lawless of TSN Radio 1290, defenceman Zach Bogosian is also out at least a week with a concussion. The blueliner appeared to be injured after taking a hit to the head from Islanders forward Kyle Okposo.

 


Watch the hit below...

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  Tags: olli+jokinen, zach+bogosian

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HockeytownOverhaul's avatar

From the angle they provided, it doesn’t even look like the elbow made contact with the head, his flailing down to the ice might’ve caused the concussion.  Looks like Okposo’s elbow is high on the hit and game speed, but in slow-mo I just can’t see the contact, but it’s a shitty angle too.

Posted by HockeytownOverhaul on 04/21/13 at 05:17 PM ET

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