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Bolts’ Filppula Out Three Weeks With Fracture

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The Tampa Bay Lightning announced, on their media Twitter account [2], that center Valtteri Filppula will miss three weeks with a non displaced fracture in his right ankle. He will be out for the Olympics.

The Lightning also disclosed that Ben Bishop is day to day with an upper-body injury.

The Twitter account is locked, so here’s Erik Erlendsson of the Tampa Tribune to confirm: