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Patrice Cormier pleads not guilty

Updated: September 20, 2010, 5:34 PM ET
Associated Press

ROUYN-NORANDA, Quebec -- Atlanta Thrashers prospect Patrice Cormier has pleaded not guilty to an assault charge stemming from an elbow thrown during a Quebec junior hockey league game last season.

Cormier was playing for the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies last January when he dropped Quebec Remparts defenseman Mikael Tam with a blow to the head. He was charged with assault causing injury.

Cormier wasn't in court Monday when a lawyer entered the plea on his behalf.

Cormier was suspended ...

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