Found April 12, 2014 on Pro Sports Daily:
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With the playoffs starting in less than a week, the microscope on any injury becomes magnified. With G Ben Bishop already sidelined with an unspecified upper body injury to his left arm and out indefinitely, C Valtteri Filppula joined the list of key players out due to injury that also includes top four defenseman Sami Salo, who missed his second consecutive game with an undisclosed upper body injury. The team officially listed Filppula out on a day-to-day basis with a lower body injury, presumably suffered during Thursday’s victory against Philadelphia. During a late Lightning power play, Filppula attempted a one-timer from the right circle but his stick broke on the attempted shot and Filppula appeared to be in discomfort as the stick fell to the ice. Filppula appeared to be heading back toward the bench on the play, but C Steven Stamkos scored a goal on the play with 5:46 left in the third period and Filppula instead skated to celebrate the goal. Filppula did take two additiona...
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