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Detroit Red Wing Jiri Fischer suffers seizure on bench

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Not sure if Vic will bring this up but there was a really scary scene in Detroit tonight. During tonight's Detroit-Nashville game, with 7 minutes to go in the first period (and weirdly enough 47 minutes to go in the game), 25-year-old Detroit defenseman Jiri Fischer suffered a seizure on the Detroit bench. Red Wing medical staff performed CPR on Fischer who had no pulse or heartbeat at the time. Fischer was revived using an auto-defibulator and is listed in stable condition at a Detroit hospital. The game was subsequently postponed.


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If you see the highlights, it really is scary. They are working on him really hard. Fischer was diagnosed with an abnormal heartbeat in 2002.

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