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Flyers' Thoresen released from hospital after taking puck to groin

Updated: April 12, 2008, 6:30 PM ET
Associated Press

ARLINGTON, Va. -- Philadelphia Flyers left wing Patrick Thoresen was released from the hospital Saturday after tests revealed no serious injury from a shot that hit him in the groin.

Thoresen lay writhing in pain after blocking Mike Green's shot in the third period Friday night of a 5-4 loss to the Washington Capitals. The 24-year-old forward was taken to Washington Hospital Center, where he underwent two ultrasound tests.

"My groin area is sore and swollen," Thoresen said in ...

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