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Lightning blueliner Jason Garrison out 3-5 weeks due to lower-body injury
Thu, 11 Feb 2016 20:50:02 +0000
Tampa Bay, FL, United States (4E Sports) - The Tampa Bay Lightning will play the next 3-5 weeks without defenseman Jason Garrison, who suffered a lower-body injury in their 5-1 loss to the Ottawa Senator Monday.
Garrison missed his first game of the season Tuesday in their 4-2 loss to the Montreal Canadiens .
Garrison has goals and seven points, and is second on the Lightning in blocked shots (76), third in even-strength ice time (16:04) and fourth in hits (69).
The team also announced that forwards Ondrej Palat (maintenance) and Valtteri Filppula (flu) did not practice Thursday.
The Lightning, who have lost two straight after winning 10 of 11, host the Nashville Predators Friday and St. Louis Blues Sunday.