New Balance 247 Deconstructed Knit - Sneakers - online Men New Balance Sneakers online - on Australia - 11489458FC c52fba

New Balance 247 Deconstructed Knit - Sneakers - online Men New Balance Sneakers online - on  Australia - 11489458FC c52fba
Cole Haan Womens MarineBlue Platform & Wedges Heels Size 5.5 New,
BEJ709DM/BS/PWRS Pleaser Platforms Specialty Collection Size: 9,

New Balance 247 Deconstructed Knit - Sneakers - online Men New Balance Sneakers online - on Australia - 11489458FC c52fba

Published 19 April 2016 | Authored by: Ryan Lake

Kenneth Cole New York Ticket Balance, 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”).

 

ZiGiny Women's Piarry Dress Boot,Black Stretch,6 M US,Kenneth Cole New York Shock Wave,Rollerblade Zetrablade W - Women's Skate - 4x80mm/84A Wheels - SG 5 Performance Bearings - Black/Cherry - US Women's Size 7Men's/Women's:Easy Spirit Womens Ezcool: Good texture,Man/Woman - NIKE Męskie Buty Do Skateboardingu Nike SB Air Max Bruin Vapor - Modern Pattern,Cole Haan Women's Laree Grand 55Mm Pump,BAL2020/B/LE Devious Single Soles 7" Ballet Shoes BLACK Size: 14,Mr/Ms-Nike Free Rn Print Running Women's Shoes Size-color eye-catchingHummel Mens Deauville Plus Cvs Cabernet 771Fygxn,Vince Noella Women's Flats & Oxfords,Hot Sale Sneakers - Women New Balance SD200v1 Dragonfly/Titan - US Online,Men's/Women's:Magnanni Gerardo:elegance and Powerful menuMen's/Women's:Nike Downshifter 7: Quality Priority,New Balance WL574BFW Carnival Women Size 9.5 Running New RareMan/Woman: NIKE Buty Dla Dużych Dzieci Nike Air Max Plus: Consumers first,MUK LUKS Full Foot Faux Fur Lined Slipper,Mel By Melissa Womens Mel Pop Viiit Red 555IvvcqHigh quality Sport Shoes - Women Nike Performance AIR ZOOM STRONG - Sports shoes Binary Blue/Ghost Green/Blue Glow/White - US Online,Kenneth Cole Reaction Great Leap 4,Mens - Jack & Jones Neptune Hi Top Sneakers In Leather White 7 (UK) 7,7.5,8.5,9,10,11,12,Jewel Badgley Mischka Milagros Embellished Bow Block HeelMen's/Women's:Roxy Luz : Classic style,Saint Laurent Teddy High-Vamp Patent Leather Pumps,S85957 - PRO MODEL 7 / Black_Metalic_Gold,Neil Barrett Sneakers - Men Neil Barrett Sneakers online on Canada - 11441466JQ,Men's/Women's:L.K. Bennett Leighton :Great value,MERCEDES CASTILLO Amaia Flat (Women),Stuart Weitzman Reserve Suede Over-the-Knee Boot, Black,Men's/Women's:Rieker K3762-01 Strappy Sandals: AffordableMadison Womens Amexih Vernis Noir 774Ydyne,

Concussion background

New arrival Ballerinas - Women Camper Right Nina K200440 - Ballet pumps Beige - US Online, The true extent of brain damage after suffering multiple concussions in sport was not scientifically discovered until the untimely death of Mike Webster in 2002.1 Webster was a Hall of Fame football player for the Pittsburgh Steelers in the National Football League (“NFL”).2 After playing 17 years in the NFL and suffering multiple concussions, Webster started to experience symptoms normally only shown in people suffering from dementia and was prescribed a powerful cocktail of medications.3 In 2002, at the age of 50, Webster died from heart failure.

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

  • COMPOSITION
    Textile fibers
  • DETAILS
    knitted, logo, solid color, laces, round toeline, flat, fabric inner, rubber sole, new balance 247, lifestyle, small sized

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

Doucal's Sneakers - Men Doucal's Sneakers online on Canada - 11506187UT,Gentlemen/Ladies : Nike Kids Free RN 2017 (Little Kid) : New Listing,Mephisto Helen Adjustable Strap Thong Sandal Shoe - Womens,Hugo Boss Mens Drespox Toe Cap Oxford Shoes Black 202QkfrjLuxuriant In Design Qupid Sting Women's Huarache Sandals Black,Men's/Women's:Miz Mooz Fizzy:speed logistics grabFefē Glamour Pochette Sneakers - Men Fefē Glamour Pochette Sneakers online on Canada - 44924054NM,Keep Originals Boots - Men Keep Originals Boots online on Australia - 11520726HM,Wock Unisex Adults' Nexo Clogs, Blue (Navy 4560100), 8 UK,Dr. Comfort Maggy Women's Casual Shoe: 11 Wide (C-D) Beige Velcro,BEJ712RS/C/SMCRS Pleaser Platforms Exotic Dancing Specialty Shoes Size:9,Kenneth Cole New York Mens Fancy Meet-In Usy Black 842SovlzNaturino Express Julietta (Toddler/Little Kid),Men's/Women's:French Sole Noir : Dress up,Miss Selfridge - Carrie sequin stiletto heel sandalsWomen's Dance Sneakers Knit Sneaker Thick Heel Customizable Dance Shoes White / Black,Man's/Woman's < Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 34 < Year End Bargain SaleRampage Women's Fayrah Rhinestone Glitter Dress Ankle Strap Sandal,Hot Sale Trainers - Women Nike Wmns Kaishi NS Pink - US Online,Lucky Brand Tukko d'Orsay Ankle Strap PumpMen's/Women's:Mizuno Wave Creation 19: Affordable,Men's Moccasin PU(Polyurethane) Spring / Fall Comfort Loafers & Slip-Ons White / Black / Blue,Cheap / Discount ASOS Brogue Shoes in Brown Leather With Colored Tread Men Brown Online Shoes Outlet,El Naturalista NF85 SOFT GRAIN BLACK / RICE FIELD, Women's Ankle Boots, Black (Black N01), 3 UK (36 EU),Womens Rebecca Minkoff Spencer Foldover Sneakers, Creme/Black,Ilse Jacobsen Hornbaek Rub15 Women Round Toe Leather Rain Boot,Kenneth Cole New York Gather Around,Naturino Willy VL SS18 (Toddler/Little Kid/Big Kid)Men's/Women's:Frye Jones Oxford :Low price daily use,Women's Synthetic / Patent Leather / Leatherette Spring / Fall / Winter Cowboy / Western Boots / Combat Boots Heels Walking Shoes Stiletto Heel Bowknot White / Black / Pink / Wedding,

 

Views 9283

Related Articles

About the Author

Ryan Lake

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.

  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Full Profile

Leave a comment

Lands' End - Brown wide water sandals,