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Rick DiPietro Out With Concussion

via Arthur Staple tweet,

BREAKING NEWS: #Isles G Rick DiPietro out indefinitely with a concussion. More in a bit.

A few days ago, he took a shot off his mask in practice and left the ice.  Outcome- concussion.

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UMFan's avatar

Another year, another DiPietro injury. Its sad, yet funny at the same time.

Posted by UMFan from Denver, Colorado on 10/14/11 at 01:25 PM ET

Pharazon's avatar

bah…

it’s getting redicilous now

Posted by Pharazon from England on 10/14/11 at 01:28 PM ET

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This is just pathetic.  Can the Islanders cut him some type of deal where they give him so much of his contract and he retires?  At this point he has to be a huge distraction

Posted by tbassett on 10/14/11 at 01:55 PM ET

Evilpens's avatar

Good Lord !! if he snores to loud he gets hurt

Posted by Evilpens on 10/14/11 at 02:10 PM ET

Chet's avatar

lolz. ricky deeps must just laugh every time he gets one of wang’s checks.

Posted by Chet from twitter: thegansen on 10/14/11 at 02:32 PM ET

Primis's avatar

Tim to retire, Dipietro…

Posted by Primis on 10/14/11 at 02:47 PM ET

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The good news for the Islanders is that he’ll be off the books in…

Oh, wait.  Never mind.

Posted by BobTheZee on 10/14/11 at 04:25 PM ET

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Maybe Ricky shouldn’t have been wearing the ol Copper 2000 helmet. Nice job going retro, idiot.

With such an investment and history of Concuss, Wang should have made him wear a new Goalie Helmet.

Stupid!

Posted by Roboshow from Calgary on 10/14/11 at 04:34 PM ET

HockeyFanOhio's avatar

Wonder how many game suspension the puck will get?

Posted by HockeyFanOhio from Central Ohio on 10/14/11 at 05:04 PM ET

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