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New York Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro has been scratched from Thursday's game against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
DiPietro was injured during practice when he was hit in the mask by a shot from Brian Rolston on Wednesday.
Al Montoya drew the start against the Lightning, with Evgeni Nabokov serving as the backup.
DiPietro, who has a history with concussions, was being evaluated Thursday to see if he had suffered another one. He has appeared in just 39 total games the past three seasons.
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New York Islanders goaltender Rick DiPietro is out indefinitely with a concussion.
DiPietro took a puck of his mask in practice Wednesday and did not play in Thursday's 5-1 win vs. Tampa Bay. He has yet to play this season.
Over the last three-plus seasons, DiPietro has played just 39 games due to a series of injuries. In 2007, he suffered a pair of concussions. He also has...
Just several days after taking a Brian Rolston shot off of the mask, New York Islanders goalie, Rick DiPietro has been diagnosed with a concussion and is out indefinitely according to the Islanders' Twitter.This being the latest injury in the oft-injured DiPietro's career. A career which is highlighted by a contact signed in 2006 that locked DiPietro up for 15 years with...
When Rick DiPietro was signed to a 15-year, $67.5 million contract on September 12, 2006 by the Islanders, many thought it was crazy. But nobody could have imagined that the deal could turn into this big of a disaster. DiPietro has yet again been side-lined due to an injury. The Isles net-minder took a shot of the mask Wednesday during practice that resulted in a concussion and has...
"Rick is day-to-day pending additional assessment and treatment. No further comments related to this issue will be made until further information is available."
This information was released by the New York Islanders about goaltender Rick DiPietro in October — Oct. 27, 2008, to be exact, when DiPietro suffered a lower body injury that, comically or tragically, the Islanders...
via Arthur Staple tweet, BREAKING NEWS: #Isles G Rick DiPietro out indefinitely with a concussion. More in a bit.
A few days ago, he took a shot of his mask in practice and left the ice. Outcome- concussion.
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Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro is out with a concussion again — the latest in an array of injuries — and there is no timetable for his return.
Islanders goaltender Rick DiPietro will not dress Thursday against Tampa Bay Lightning after taking a puck to the facemask in practice Wednesday.
The Islanders announced today that goaltender Rick DiPietro is out with a concussion. There is no timetable on his return.
DiPietro was injured in practice on Wednesday at the Colis...
New York Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro is out with a concussion again -- the latest in an array of injuries -- and there is no timetable for his return. He was struck in the mask on a shot by new teammate Brian Rolston during practice Wednesday and underwent tests Thursday, the team said Friday. DiPietro didn't play in any of New York's first three regular-season games and has played a...
New York Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro is out with a concussion again and there is no timetable for his return.
The New York Islanders announced on Friday that goaltender Rick DiPietro suffered a concussion, and there is no timetable set for his return.
The Islanders announced today that their oft-injured goalie, Rick DiPietro, has suffered another setback, this time a concussion that will keep the 30-year-old netminder out indefinitely.
DiPietro took a Brian Rolston shot to the mask during Wednesday’s practice that sent him to the ice for about 15 seconds. When...
In the words of Yogi Berra, it's starting to look like déjà vu all over again for Rick DiPietro. The Islanders announced yesterday their oft-injured goalie suffered a concussion after taking a Brian Rolston slap shot to the head in Wednesday's practice and there is no timetable for...