Originally posted on Puck Daddy  |  Last updated 12/20/11

ATLANTA - JANUARY 26: Colby Armstrong #20 of the Atlanta Thrashers celebrates after scoring a goal against the Anaheim Ducks at Philips Arena on January 26, 2010 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
The NHL All-Concussion Team gained some depth at wing on Monday night, as the Toronto Maple Leafs regrettably announced that winger Colby Armstrong suffered a concussion during Saturday's game with the Vancouver Canucks. Curiously, this announcement came two full days after the injury was sustained. The Maple Leafs said they had only just learned about it. Last week, I wrote about NHL organizations being secretive about their concussed players, and possibly delaying the announcement on these injuries if they could. Is that what happened here? Not entirely. There was a cover-up, but it wasn't by the Leafs. It was by Armstrong. From the Toronto Star: The hard-luck Maple Leafs forward suffered the concussion on Saturday night after colliding with Vancouver's Ryan Kesler, but hid his condition from team trainers until he was found vomiting and suffering blurry vision on Monday. "He didn't tell the trainers or the doctors, but he had his bell rung," said Leafs coach Ron Wilson. "He wa...
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