Tag Archives: Concussions

Breaking: Rick Nash Calls it Quits

Jeremy Guerin | January 11th, 2019

15-year veteran Rick Nash has retired following concerns over concussion issues. Nash was drafted first overall by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft.

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Concussion Protocols Vary Between Leagues

Beth Sullivan | July 31st, 2018

Concussions are a risk in any sport, some more than others. All professional sports governing authorities have established concussion protocols including criteria that must be met in order to return to participation. The protocols are similar, but they do have several unique tweaks specific to that league. This article will review the concussion protocols and the return to play criteria adopted by MLB, NBA, and the NFL.

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