Sea Dogs forward from Morell was hospitalized following complications from a body check
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Saint John Sea Dogs Stephen Anderson battles with Charlottetown Islanders Ryan Graves in this file photo.
SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Saint John Sea Dogs forward Stephen Anderson is scheduled to be discharged form hospital Friday, the team has announced.
The 19-year-old from Morell, P.E.I., was admitted to a Saint John hospital Sunday evening with upper-body injuries and subsequent complications following a body check in game a against the Acadie-Bathurst Titan.
Medical staff monitoring his condition have determined he is ready to leave the hospital, although the team says more home-based recovery time is necessary.