Originally written on Sports Injury Alert  |  Last updated 3/29/15
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Derek Dorsett's triumphant return from a broke fibula lasted all of one game - well, make that 8:42 plus two minutes in the clink.No, he didn't re-injure the leg in his first game back against the Philadelphia Flyers, he's just been on the shelf for so long that he needs more practice time to get in sync with his linemates - but his two minutes for high-sticking that cost his team the Flyers winning goal in a 4-2 victory may have had something to do with it as well.It's no secret that Dorsett spends so much time in the penalty box - 105 minutes in 38 games - that he has standing reservations, perhaps even a preferred, worn spot on the bench, but his penalty that provided the Flyers the man advantage and Wayne Simmonds' gamer prompted coach Alain Vigneault to scratch Dorsett from the Sunday match against the Boston Bruins.“Back-to-back games, and Dors needs to practice a little more and work on his timing," Vigneault said on Sunday. "so we have a couple of days this week...
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