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NHL Players Request More Testimony From Bettman In Wake Of Written Denial Of CTE LinkPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 29 / 16
Lawyers for former NHL players who are suing the league over its handling of head injuries "want to force commissioner Gary Bettman to provide more testimony after his written denial there is an established link " between concussions and CTE, according to Rick Westhead of TSN.ca. Attorney Char...
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Latrell Sprewell''s grievance hearing began in Portland, OR, yesterday "with three of the people closest to his attack on P.J. Carlesimo telling their versions of what happened," according to David St
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman was interviewed by ESPN''s Steve Levy on "SportsCenter." Levy asked Bettman about various topics, including Olympic participation, fighting, the drop in scoring and poten
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