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Second concussion in two seasons lands McDonald on injured reserve

ST. LOUIS - St. Louis Blues forward Andy McDonald has a concussion and has been placed on injured reserve.

McDonald was hurt at the end of the second period of a 3-2 loss Thursday night at Dallas. He was bumped from behind by teammate Nikita Nikitin and then hit in the head by the Stars' Vernon Fiddler.

McDonald missed 24 games with a concussion last season after a hit Dec. 4 in Edmonton.

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