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Isles' Visnovsky concussed vs. 'Canes

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New York Islanders veteran defenseman Lubomir Visnovsky suffered a concussion after a hit from Carolina Hurricanes right winger Radek Dvorak in the first period of Saturday's game at Nassau Coliseum.

The 37-year-old Visnovsky went into the locker room after the hit and did not return for the start of the second period.

The Islanders announced on their Twitter account that Visnovsky suffered a concussion and would not return.

Visnovsky has a goal and two assists this season.

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