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Published 19 April 2016 | Authored by: Ryan Lake

Office Hey Day Platform Heel Sandal ROSE GOLD, This is first in a series of blogs by Ryan Lake. The blogs are intended to give an overview of some of the contemporary legal issues impacting the sport of ice hockey, with a strong focus on the National Hockey League (“NHL”). Readers are encouraged to leave comments and participate in debates around the topics raised.

This blog examines the difficult and concerning issue of player concussions, focusing on a review of the ongoing consolidated litigation by ex-players against the NHL relating to the long-term effects of concussion and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (“CTE”). J.bradford Derby Blue Leather JB-CRIS men's Casual Shoes in Blue, Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Ox Stone Wash women's Shoes (Trainers) in PinkConverse Chuck Taylor All Star Oxford - Navy/Navy/White Size: 6 UKNike Air Monarch IV Men US 9.5 White Walking Shoe UK 8.5 EU 43,Bonanza (Global) Orange 40 EUR - 10 US Alexander McQueen ladies sandals 314764 WA020 7535,Charlotte Olympia Sandals - Women Charlotte Olympia Sandals online on Canada - 11487394UL,Birkenstock Sandals - Women Birkenstock Sandals online on Canada - 11444113TM,Gentlemen/Ladies:Report Monty : Quality Priority,Gaerne Hurricane MTB SPD Shoes 2018, Keen Arroyo II men's Sandals in Brown, Loca Lova Ballerina Light Blue leather LL225 women's Shoes (Pumps / Ballerinas) in Blue, Wonders G-4083 women's Low Ankle Boots in Brown,N° 21 Sandals - Women N° 21 Sandals online on Canada - 11446765HKEtnies Jameson 2 Eco Skate Shoes - Black/Gum/SilverMelissa Sandals - Women Melissa Sandals online on Australia - 11471730IN,Bruno Premi Sandals - Women Bruno Premi Sandals online on Australia - 11474189TR,Sophia Webster Sandals - Women Sophia Webster Sandals online on Canada - 11473448SD,Gentlemen/Ladies:Reef Leather Contour Cushion:New Market, J.bradford Richelieu Camel Leather JB-SANDOZ men's Smart / Formal Shoes in Brown,Clarks Step Verve Lo - Navy Size: 6 UKGentlemen/Ladies:Vince Camuto Dally:Great Loss at Loss, Les Tropéziennes par M Belarbi BILLY women's Sandals in Blue,Giro Shoes Giro Trans Boa Road Cycling Shoes - White / Black / EU48,Prada Sneakers Shoes Men Prada,Footjoy 2018 Fj Originals Golf Shoes - White/Black/Grey,Diadora Heritage Sneakers Shoes Men Diadora Heritage,Nike Men's Air Footscape Utility DM Light Orewood BrownAH8525-100 Size 10.5,Moda in Pelle Belton Rose Gold Low Leisure Shoes,Nike Adult Magista Opus FG Lock In,Clarks Lair Watch - Black Leather Size: 8 UK,

Concussion background

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The pathologist on call at the Allegheny Medical Coroner’s office the day Webster died was Dr. Bennet Omalu.4 Dr. Omalu, conducted several tests on Webster’s brain, in the hope of discovering what was causing his symptoms. What Dr. Omalu found would change medical and sports history. Dr. Omalu described Webster’s brain “as one of boxers, very old people with Alzheimer’s disease or someone who had suffered a severe head wound.5 Dr. Omalu published his findings and named his discovery CTE.

A medical diagnosis of CTE can only be made after a posthumous examination of the brain. Over the next ten years, several former NFL and College football players were diagnosed with CTE, including, Terry Long, Andre Waters, Tom McHale, Owen Thomas, Dave Duerson, Ray Easterling, and Junior Seau, among others.6

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After the discovery of CTE and the multitude of deaths associated with the disease, former NFL players filed a lawsuit against the NFL. Additionally, the U.S. Congress launched a former investigation in the NFL and its handling of players suffering from concussions.7

These events not only impacted the NFL but had ramifications throughout the sporting world.


CTE and the National Hockey League

The summer of 2011 was one of the most tragic periods in the history of the NHL. That summer saw the deaths of Derek Boogaard, Rick Rypien and Leafe Wade Belak in a span of four months. Boogaard, Rypien, and Belak, all played the role of enforcer during their NHL careers. An enforcer, in hockey terms, is a designated player given the responsibility and task of defending the other players on his team from cheap shots and other dirty plays. Enforcers tend to accomplish this task by playing a very physical game and specialize in the art of fighting. The three players also shared many of the common symptoms of CTE.8

It is reported that it is common for those who suffer from CTE to become depressed and resort to the use of drugs and alcohol to cope with the disease.9 Boogaard, Rypien, and Belak all suffered these symptoms towards the end of their lives.10

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Ryan is an American attorney at Lake Law Group, LLC and a sports consultant at Beyond the Playbook. He works extensively on ice hockey, soccer, baseball, basketball and Olympic movement issues. Ryan is also an Adjunct Professor at St. John’s University School of Law.

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