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Video: Red Wings’ Kronwall suffers upper body injury

San Jose Sharks v Detroit Red Wings - Game Four

DETROIT - MAY 6: Niklas Kronwall #55 of the Detroit Red Wings looks on while playing the San Jose Sharks in Game Four of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 6, 2011 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

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Detroit Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall was sandwiched by Sabres’ forwards Drew Stafford and Tyler Ennis during the second period tonight.

According to the team, the 33-year-old suffered an upper body injury and will not return.

Here’s a view of the hit:

Kronwall has five goals and 18 points in 35 games this season while averaging over 24 minutes in ice time.

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