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Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp out three to four weeks with injury

CHICAGO – The Chicago Blackhawks say forward Patrick Sharp, among the NHL’s top 10 scorers, will be out three to four weeks with an undisclosed upper-body injury.

Coach Joel Quenneville disclosed the news Monday. Sharp was injured late in the first period of Sunday’s overtime loss to Detroit and did not return to the game.

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Sharp has 20 goals and 20 assists in 42 games this season. As of Monday, he was the NHL’s sixth-leading goal scorer.