NHL Hockey

Bruins G Rask enters concussion protocol

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(TSX / STATS) -- BOSTON -- Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask suffered a concussion in a practice collision with rookie teammate Ander Bjork on Wednesday and has entered the NHL's concussion protocol.

The club issued a statement Thursday afternoon, prior to Rask missing the game against the Vancouver Canucks.

Earlier, it was announced Rask would not start and that the Bruins had recalled Zane McIntyre to back up Anton Khudobin.

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2 N. Kucherov, TB8
3t A. Matthews, Tor6
3t J. Neal, VGK6
3t B. Saad, Chi6
6t N. Ehlers, Wpg5
6t F. Forsberg, Nsh5
6t E. Kane, Buf5
6t T. Oshie, Was5
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2 S. Bobrovsky, Cls.952
3 A. Khudobin, Bos.950
4 J. Quick, LA.950
5 C. Crawford, Chi.947
6 B. Bishop, Dal.944
7 C. Hellebuyck, Wpg.937
8 A. Dell, SJ.935
9 S. Varlamov, Col.931
10 B. Holtby, Was.931
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