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Westcott Out With Another Concussion

from the Columbus Dispatch,

Blue Jackets defenseman Duvie Westcott likely suffered yet another concussion Saturday, ruling him out of the club’s short-term plans and calling into question his NHL future.

The news yesterday was not good.

“We’ll wait for the doctors to tell us (what’s next),” general manager Scott Howson said. “But we have been told that he’s symptomatic.”

Detroit’s Niklas Kronvall slammed Westcott into the boards late in the game Saturday in Nationwide Arena.

Westcott’s head did not appear to be struck, but his body was jolted.

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  Tags: columbus+blue+jackets, concussions, duvie+westcott

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