Defender Mark Barberio Montreal Canadiens suffered a concussion in Wednesday's game against the Buffalo Sabres and he will be out of the competition indefinitely.
The organization confirmed the Habs while Friday morning.
The circumstances surrounding the injury remain unclear, the former color-gate Tampa Bay having missed the last two periods of the confrontation taking it two days ago.
Barberio has two goals and eight assists for 10 points in 30 games with the Blue-White-Red this season. He posted a 0 and got six penalty minutes. The Montrealer also scored 20 points, including two goals, in 26 duels with the St. John's IceCaps, the AHL Canadiens in the American League.
Thursday, the Habs recalled back Darren Dietz by emergency measure.