Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 2/12/12

SUNRISE, FL - FEBRUARY 5: Mikael Backlund #60 of the Calgary Flames and Dmitry Kulikov #43 of the Florida Panthers look towards the corner to play the puck on February 5, 2010 at the BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise, Florida. The Flames defeated the Panthers 2-1. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)
Calgary Flames center Mikael Backlund was injured in Saturday’s 3-2 shootout win over the Vancouver Canucks.

Backlund injured his left arm in a fight with Vancouver’s Andrew Alberts, after Alberts had bulldozed Flames winger Blake Comeau. Backlund left the ice with his arm dangling with what the team is calling it an “upper-body injury.”

Backlund has four goals and seven assists in 41 games with Calgary this season.
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