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2019 NHL Prospect tournament: Kirby Dach among 4 Blackhawks injured vs. Wild

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Adam Boqvist, Philipp Kurashev and Mikael Hakkarainen also left the game.

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Four Blackhawks prospects, including Kirby Dach and Adam Boqvist, sustained “minor” injures in the Blackhawks’ 6-1 win over the Wild in the seventh-place game Tuesday at the NHL Prospect tournament in Traverse City, Michigan.

Dach (shoulder) exited in the first period, while Boqvist (upper-body contusion) and forwards Philipp Kurashev (upper and lower-body) and Mikael Hakkarainen (teeth) left in the second period and did not return. All four players were held out for precautionary reasons.

Dach was the first to go off in the first period after being hit by Darian Pilon, who was given a boarding penalty. Dach was slow to get up, but skated off the ice under his own power favoring his left arm. After sitting on the bench for a brief moment, Dach walked to the locker room to be examined by a trainer.

Kurashev exited with a trainer following a hard hit from Damien Giroux, who was ejected for boarding.

The Blackhawks are optimistic they’ll be ready for training camp, which starts Friday at Fifth Third Arena in Chicago.