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  • NHL's reasons for not suspending Zdeno Chara are faulty

     
    So it was a “hockey play” when Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara used his left arm to push the head of Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty into a stanchion Tuesday night and cause an impact that left Pacioretty in the......
  • Max Pacioretty has concussion, fractured vertebra; hit by Zdeno Chara draws no further NHL discipline

     
    Montreal forward Max Pacioretty has a severe concussion and a fractured vertebra after a devastating hit by Boston defenseman Zdeno Chara during Tuesday night's game, Canadiens Coach Jacques Martin said after Wednesday's practice. In addition, NHL...
  • Sidney Crosby skates while NHL general managers discuss head injuries

     
    Sidney Crosby skated Monday for the first time since sustaining a concussion more than two months ago, but the Pittsburgh Penguins center said he’s still not sure if or when he will be able to play this season. “No real......
  • NHL won't ban all hits to the head but will focus on boarding, charging

     
    Commissioner Gary Bettman said Tuesday that the NHL’s general managers haven’t shown enough support for an outright ban on hits to the head but the league will continue to focus on “dangerous hits; hits when a player is vulnerable, or......
  • NHL general managers discuss headshots, expanded video replay

     
    While NHL general managers concluded three days of meetings that focused on curbing blows to the head, the league was scheduling hearings for Boston's Brad Marchand and San Jose's Dany Heatley to determine if they deserve supplemental punishment for...
  • Question of the Day: Are the proposed changes to NFL kickoffs good, bad or much ado about nothing?

     
    Writers from around Tribune Co. weigh in on the proposed changes to NFL kickoffs, including moving the kickoff up from the 30-yard line to the 35, and bringing a touchback out to the 25, as opposed to the 20. That......
  • NFL tells Toyota to change advertisement

     
    The NFL has called Toyota Motor Corp. for a personal foul. The professional football league asked the automaker to remove a scene depicting a helmet-to-helmet collision from a commercial that explained how Toyota software used to evaluate car crashes is.....
  • Broadway's 'Spider-Man' finds replacement for injured actress who left show

     
    The accident-prone production of "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" on Broadway has announced an official replacement for actress Natalie Mendoza, who has played Arachne during preview performances but who left the prodution after sustaining a concussion...
  • Things to watch in Lakers-Bucks matchup

     
    1. Will the Lakers have the proper focus against Milwaukee? There are several reasons to think the Lakers' (21-7) meeting with the Bucks (10-16) at Staples Center on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. could have the makings of a trap game. The Lakers are coming off a...
  • Kings' Greene to sit out after hard hit on Monday

     
    Defenseman Matt Greene, who was shaky after absorbing a hard hit from Detroit’s Niklas Kronwall on Monday but said he felt fine and practiced on Wednesday, awoke Thursday feeling wobbly and won’t play when the Kings face the St. Louis......
  • Kings' Doughty, Tampa Bay's Stamkos put their friendship on ice for a night

     
    Steven Stamkos and Drew Doughty were friends even before they were at the head of the NHL's 2008 entry draft class and were chosen first and second by the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Kings, respectively. “We played world juniors......