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ISLANDERS’ TAVARES OUT FOR REST OF SEASON WITH KNEE INJURY

The New York Islanders lost their star and captain for the rest of the season because of an injury at the Sochi Games.

“John┬áTavares has an MCL and meniscus tear in his left knee,” team spokesman Kimber Auerbach wrote in an email Thursday. “He will remain with Team Canada for the remainder of Olympics and return home after for further evaluation.”