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Jack Capuano not behind bench

Updated: January 19, 2013, 11:49 PM ET
By Katie Strang | ESPNNewYork.com

New York Islanders coach Jack Capuano was not be behind the bench Saturday because of medical reasons, the team announced.

A source told ESPNNewYork.com the issue is "nothing life-threatening." Capuano has kidney stones, according to Newsday.

Following the Islanders' 2-1 loss to the Devils, an Islanders spokesperson said Capuano had been admitted to Long Island Jewish Hospital and was expected to rejoin the team later this week.

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