Sep 25, 2011, 5:27 PM EDT
John Tortorella said that Marc Staal won’t join the team in Europe – at least initially – but didn’t rule him out for the Rangers’ season opener against the Kings in Sweden on Oct. 7.
Sep 25, 2011, 4:55 PM EDT
He’s still wearing his white “no contact” helmet, but Sidney Crosby took another step in the right direction by participating in a “controlled scrimmage” on Sunday.
Sep 25, 2011, 2:39 PM EDT
While he might not actually be ready to practice just yet, the Blues delivered great news today: David Perron will return to the team and hold a press conference on Monday.
Sep 23, 2011, 5:27 PM EDT
Nathan Horton insists that he’s recovered from the concussion he suffered during the 2011 Stanley Cup finals, but the Bruins are taking the right path in being cautious regarding his return to action.
Sep 23, 2011, 4:43 PM EDT
Marc Staal’s struggles with post-concussion syndrome continue, leading head coach John Tortorella to admit that he might miss a chunk of the Rangers’ trip to Europe.
Sep 21, 2011, 11:15 AM EDT
It sounds like Brad Richards’ groin injury is minimal, but should the Rangers be a little worried about the health of their team and the wisdom of the nine-year deal they handed Richards?
Sep 18, 2011, 10:39 PM EDT
Peter Mueller still has as a way to go until you can pencil him back into Colorado’s lineup, but after missing almost a full year of a hockey action, he seemed positive about his return in training camp.
Sep 8, 2011, 5:58 PM EDT
Sidney Crosby spoke about why he waited to discuss his injury situation, his eagerness to get back to NHL action and how he’ll use examples like Patrice Bergeron as a reason to remain optimistic.
Aug 31, 2011, 2:48 PM EDT
The doubts about Marc Savard’s NHL return continue as Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli said he won’t play this season and probably won’t ever play again.
Aug 24, 2011, 11:48 AM EDT
One Pittsburgh area writer believes that Sidney Crosby’s silence on his concussion recovery is “indefensible” and “inexplicable.”
Aug 12, 2011, 11:40 AM EDT
If you’re wondering if the Maple Leafs are anxious to get Matthew Lombardi on the ice after trading for him this off-season, Brian Burke has your answer: they’re taking a cautious approach with the center’s concussion issues.
Jul 28, 2011, 5:33 PM EDT
Sadly enough, it appears that Marc Savard’s struggles with post-concussion syndrome continue. Reports indicate that he won’t be able to participate in Bruins’ training camp unless he makes an unexpected improvement.
Jun 2, 2011, 5:42 PM EDT
Sidney Crosby has been cleared to participate in off-ice workouts, an important step as he hopes to be ready for Penguins’ training camp.
May 13, 2011, 11:14 PM EDT
Awful news out of Minnesota tonight: Rangers enforcer Derek Boogaard was found dead in his apartment. He was only 28 years old.
May 10, 2011, 3:54 PM EDT
Patrice Bergeron almost definitely won’t play in Game 1 or 2 of the Eastern Conference finals, but it looks like he’s making progress toward a possible return at some point.
Apr 13, 2011, 11:55 PM EDT
David Perron still fights through concussion problems. His goal is to be back next season, but every indication hints that such a thing is still up in the air.
Apr 1, 2011, 5:52 PM EDT
Mike Green skated for the first time in a month today and reported that he didn’t experience any concussion symptoms. Click “read more” for the details.
Mar 27, 2011, 2:00 PM EDT
The latest update on Marc Savard details his recent, worrisome troubles with memory loss. This is just another reason Savard should seriously consider retirement.
Mar 13, 2011, 10:59 AM EDT
Just in case you were still wondering if the rumors of Sidney Crosby’s family pushing for his retirement might be true, his father Troy Crosby also shot down those reports.
Mar 11, 2011, 4:26 PM EDT
Bob McCown claims that Sidney Crosby’s family wants him to retire due to concussion issues, but Crosby’s agent Pat Brisson denied it.
Mar 9, 2011, 1:55 PM EDT
While he’s not guaranteed to be back in the lineup, Marc Crawford announced that Brad Richards is ‘scheduled’ to return to action for the Stars tonight.
Mar 5, 2011, 7:35 PM EDT
Concussion issues will force the hockey world to wait until next season to see if Peter Mueller’s late 2009-10 breakthrough was legitimate. The team officially shut him down for the season today.
Mar 3, 2011, 1:44 PM EDT
No news might be bad news for the Penguins, as there’s still no word on when Sidney Crosby will return.
Feb 19, 2011, 5:35 PM EDT
A bad stretch for the Stars might get even worse, as Brad Richards is dealing with concussion-like symptoms according to coach Marc Crawford.
Feb 1, 2011, 5:13 PM EDT
The Bruins have already discussed the possibility of shutting Marc Savard down for the season. The question is: could his career be in doubt too?
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