Lightning’s Victor Hedman returns after missing 13 games due to a concussion

TAMPA, Fla. – Tampa Bay Lightning defenceman Victor Hedman is back after missing 13 games because of a concussion.

Hedman was in the lineup for Tuesday night’s game against Washington. He was hurt on Dec. 27 against Philadelphia by what Tampa Bay general manager Steve Yzerman called a clean check.

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Also rejoining the Lightning on Tuesday were forwards Ryan Shannon (knee), J.T. Wyman (hand) and Tom Pyatt (leg).

The Lightning recalled left wing Pierre-Cedric Labrie from Norfolk of the AHL.