Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/19/12
San Jose Sharks forward Ryane Clowe will not play tonight against the Ottawa Senators.

The 29-year-old suffered a facial injury when he was checked face-first into the glass by Minnesota's Justin Falk on Jan. 10, but continued to play in San Jose's subsequent three games while wearing a cage.

The physical winger removed the cage for Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks and was feeling discomfort after the game.

Clowe and team doctors have decided that it's best for him to rest and let it heal.

He's listed as day-to-day.

The Sharks have four games remaining before the All-Star break, which begins on Jan. 25.
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