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Holmgren updates Lecavalier, Downie

NEWARK, NJ -- Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren says that Vinny Lecavalier is day to day with a facial contusion suffered during a fight in Friday’s 7-0 loss to the visiting Washington Capitals.

Holmgren updates Lecavalier, Downie

Flyers´ Vincent Lecavalier.  (Yong Kim/StaffPhotographer)
Flyers' Vincent Lecavalier. (Yong Kim/StaffPhotographer)

NEWARK, NJ -- Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren says that Vinny Lecavalier is day to day with a facial contusion suffered during a fight in Friday’s 7-0 loss to the visiting Washington Capitals.

Holmgren said that Steve Downie, also injured in a fight against Washington, was making progress. “Steve is doing better, he remains in the hospital and will be released tomorrow,” Holmgren said in a statement released by the Flyers. “He is out indefinitely with a concussion.”

The Flyers play tonight at the Prudential Center against the New Jersey Devils. Tye McGinn has been recalled from the Phantoms.

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