Wilson leaves game with head injury

Updated: March 17, 2010, 11:51 PM ET
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DENVER -- Colorado defenseman Ryan Wilson suffered a head injury against the Calgary Flames and did not return to the lineup in the Avalanche's 3-2 loss on Wednesday.

Wilson got into a fight with Flames forward Jamal Mayers with 3:23 left in the first period and drew a five-minute major.

Wilson, a rookie, missed two games in January with a head injury but has played in 16 games since returning Jan. 28. He has three goals and 14 assists in 53 games this year.

Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.