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Canada to hold Stamkos out of game

Updated: May 13, 2010, 2:43 PM ET
Associated Press

COLOGNE, Germany -- Tampa Bay Lightning forward Steven Stamkos will be held out of Canada's first game in the second round at the hockey world championships on Friday because of a possible concussion.

Stamkos, who had two goals and an assist in three opening-round games, injured his jaw when he collided with Switzerland defenseman Timo Heibling in a 4-1 loss Wednesday night.

Team Canada will keep Stamkos off the ice for several days as a precaution. Team officials will reevaluate the ...

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