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  1. Primeau, Shanahan appear in “Head Games” documentary about concussions

    Dec 24, 2012, 10:00 AM EST

    Brendan Shanahan

    By the same filmmaker who made “Hoop Dreams.”

  2. Renowned concussion doctor: “Let’s get head shots out of hockey”

    May 4, 2012, 11:54 AM EST

    Pittsburgh Penguins v Montreal Canadiens

    Dr. Charles Tator says it’s time to re-think the game.

  3. Neurosurgeon says Alfredsson would be “doing himself a disservice” by returning from concussion

    Apr 16, 2012, 2:30 PM EST

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    “In our view, to try to give the brain enough opportunity to recover, we recommend a week.”

  4. Number of concussions has ‘stabilized’ compared to 2010-11

    Mar 12, 2012, 8:21 PM EST

    Sidney Crosby

    The NHL is still looking for ways to make the game safer.

  5. NHL GMs ponder the return of the red line

    Mar 9, 2012, 7:30 AM EST

    Ken Hitchcock

    Would it be worth it to (potentially) make the game safer for players?

  6. Horton won’t travel with Bruins on six-game, 11-day road trip

    Feb 14, 2012, 6:11 PM EST

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    Boston forward still dealing with concussion symptoms.

  7. Insuring concussed players could “alter hockey industry”

    Jan 31, 2012, 12:07 AM EST

    crosbyap

    The concussion-related headaches keep piling up – even the metaphorical ones.

  8. PHT Morning Skate: Where an Ottawa columnist brags about All-Star voting

    Jan 6, 2012, 7:31 AM EST

    Phil Kessel

    “Kiss it, Kessel?” Leaf baiting just hit an all-time low. That and more in the Morning Skate.

  9. St. Louis’ Steen has concussion setback, fails baseline test

    Jan 4, 2012, 4:59 PM EST

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    alexsteengoalofnight

    Key loss for the Blues — he’s tied for the team goalscoring lead.

  10. Rangers ease Marc Staal in as he returns in Winter Classic

    Jan 2, 2012, 7:51 PM EST

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    staalsimmonds

    The Rangers are delighted to have him back, even if he might take time to get his game together again.

  11. Jeremy Roenick looks back at his 13+ concussions

    Dec 22, 2011, 8:38 PM EST

    Jeremy Roenick

    A painful walk down memory lane.

  12. Links: NHL insider concussion coverage

    Dec 21, 2011, 2:49 PM EST

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    Marc Savard

    This post is part of a series looking at the issue and impact of concussions in the NHL. ProHockeyTalk and Comcast SportsNet are featuring pieces today as a lead-in to tonight’s special edition of NHL Live on Versus (6:30 p.m. EST.)

  13. CNBC Sports Biz: Are concussions hurting the NHL?

    Dec 21, 2011, 11:25 AM EST

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    This post is part of a series looking at the issue and impact of concussions in the NHL. ProHockeyTalk and Comcast SportsNet are featuring pieces today as a lead-in to tonight’s special edition of NHL Live on Versus (6:30 p.m. EST.)

  14. Ottawa’s Winchester out of action with concussion

    Dec 21, 2011, 8:25 AM EST

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    Jesse Winchester

    You can add another name to the concussion hit list.

  15. Talking about concussions — a collection of quotes

    Dec 21, 2011, 12:30 AM EST

    Pat Lafontaine

    This post is part of a series looking at the issue and impact of concussions in the NHL. ProHockeyTalk and Comcast SportsNet are featuring pieces today as a lead-in to tonight’s special edition of NHL Live on Versus (6:30 p.m. EST.)

  16. Add Brian Rolston to the concussion list

    Dec 15, 2011, 10:14 PM EST

    Brian Rolston

    This trend jumped from ridiculous to absurd.

  17. Suing the NHL for concussions would be a challenge

    Dec 15, 2011, 9:21 PM EST

    Gary Bettman

    Former players would face big obstacles in a concussion-related legal battle.

  18. Flyers shut down Chris Pronger for season, playoffs

    Dec 15, 2011, 8:09 PM EST

    Chris Pronger

    Will he ever be the same player again?

  19. Agent calls for NHL to curb ‘concussion epidemic’

    Dec 15, 2011, 7:53 PM EST

    New York Islanders v Pittsburgh Penguins

    The question is: how far should they go?

  20. Michalek on road to recovery from concussion

    Dec 15, 2011, 3:08 PM EST

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    Milan Michalek

    Sens sniper is feeling better and riding the bike.

  21. Primeau calls Crosby “ambassador for people who have brain injuries”

    Dec 13, 2011, 12:02 PM EST

    Sidney Crosby

    The 14-year-vet had his own career derailed by concussions.

  22. Turns out Pronger’s ‘mystery illness’ is a concussion

    Dec 9, 2011, 12:45 PM EST

    Toronto Maple Leafs v Philadelphia Flyers

    Out indefinitely, will see doctor that treated Sidney Crosby.

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