JUST IN: Detroit Red Wings’ C Dylan Larkin injury update

Apr 15, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; Detroit Red Wings center Dylan Larkin (71) celebrates after he scored a goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the second period of the game two of the first round of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Amalie Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

On Tuesday, Dylan Larkin of the Detroit Red Wings was hit by a puck in he groin area, forcing him to miss the remainder United States matchup vs. Canada in the World Championship.

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According to Red Wings’ (and United States) head coach Jeff Blashill, Larkin will be ok but will miss the remainder of the World Championship tournament.

From Detroit Free Press:

“Larkin will be out for tournament,” Blashill said via text. “Will be fine but out for tourney.”

It’s a bummer that Larkin will not be able to help out his teammates in the World Championship but it is certainly good to hear that he will be just fine.


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