Originally written on The Detroit Sports Site  |  Last updated 11/13/14

LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 11: Carlo Colaiacovo #28 (L) of the St. Louis Blues celebrates his goal with teammate Keith Tkachuk #7 during the third period against the Los Angeles Kings at the Staples Center December 11, 2008 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Detroit Red Wings defenseman Carlo Colaiacovo left the Detroit Red Wings’ 4-3 shootout win over the Columbus Blue Jackets with an apparent arm injury, suffered when he took an awkward hit along the boards in the third period. According to Red Wings coach Mike Babcock, whatever injury Colaiacovo suffered is serious enough to sideline him for some time. “He won’t be playing for awhile,” Babcock told Trevor Thompson on FOX Sports Detroit’s postgame show. “We’re real short on D — we’re going to have to find another one for (Tuesday), I don’t know who we’ll bring up. “We’re going to have to find more depth on D than we have — (Colaiacovo) will be missing for awhile.”
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