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Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook has been ruled out of Wednesday's game against the Vancouver Canucks with a lower body injury.
Seabrook suffered the injury after he slid skates-first into the end boards of Sunday's game versus the Edmonton Oilers.
"(Seabrook) is progressing really well," Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville told the Chicago Tribune. "We'll know more each day but he's out (Wednesday night)."
Seabrook has collected one goal and six assists in 18 games this season.
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