Detroit Red Wings captain Dylan Larkin ruled out vs. the Dallas Stars

Apr 20, 2021; Dallas, Texas, USA; Dallas Stars left wing Blake Comeau (15) defends against Detroit Red Wings center Dylan Larkin (71) during the third period at the American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Detroit Red Wings captain Dylan Larkin has been ruled out for Thursday’s game against the visiting Dallas Stars.

Larkin scored a goal late in the third period during the Red Wings’ 5-2 loss to the Stars on Tuesday. He exited soon after with an upper-body injury.

Per the team, Larkin will undergo additional tests on Friday.

Larkin, a Detroit-area native and former University of Michigan star, shares the team in lead in points (23) with defenseman Filip Hronek. Larkin has nine goals and 14 assists in 44 games this season.

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Larkin, 24, has collected 289 points (116 goals, 173 assists) in 433 games since being selected by the Red Wings with the 15th overall pick of the 2014 NHL Draft.

–Field Level Media