Skip to content

CTE

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

    Dec 13, 2011, 12:02 PM EDT

    Sidney Crosby

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

  2. Bettman says it’s too early to link CTE to fighting

    Dec 6, 2011, 11:24 PM EDT

    Derek Boogaard

    Despite yet another former player being diagnosed with the same degenerative brain disease, Gary Bettman says that it’s too early to say there’s a link.

  3. Report: Derek Boogaard dealt with issues related to Alzheimer’s disease

    Dec 5, 2011, 11:05 PM EDT

    Derek Boogaard

    Studies of Boogaard’s brain showed signs of CTE, a disease linked to Alzheimer’s.

  4. Terrifying Trend: Evaluation shows Rick Martin had brain damage

    Oct 5, 2011, 10:38 PM EDT

    Terry Pegula, Rick Martin, Gilbert Perreault, Rene Robert

    In what is becoming a disturbing trend, yet another former NHL player’s brain has shown signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy. But this one is different: this time it wasn’t a fighter.

  5. Derek Boogaard’s family will donate his brain to science to study concussion effects

    May 14, 2011, 11:11 PM EDT

    Comments Off
    Jody Shelley, Derek Boogaard

    Derek Boogaard’s shocking sudden death and history of concussions has his family donating his brain to science to be studied.

Sign up for Fantasy hockey

Top 10 NHL Player Searches
  1. R. Johansen (2690)
  2. J. Harding (2240)
  3. S. Crosby (1826)
  4. B. Ryan (1376)
  5. J. Drouin (1319)
  1. D. Kuemper (1174)
  2. C. Giroux (1164)
  3. N. Horton (1070)
  4. E. Malkin (1031)
  5. D. Alfredsson (1013)