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Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby Fire0nice228 on Wed Apr 03, 2013 4:11 pm

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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby Nihar on Wed Apr 03, 2013 4:15 pm

I would never wish an injury on a player, but after all the glee I've had to hear on New England sports radio recently regarding the Crosby injury, I do kind of wish an injury on their fan base.
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby profpolisci on Wed Apr 03, 2013 4:41 pm

I don't believe this has been confirmed by the Bruins...and I hope they don't have to.
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby Kraftster on Wed Apr 03, 2013 4:42 pm

Awful. Great player, seems like a great guy. Just don't want to see this.
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby Staggy on Wed Apr 03, 2013 4:55 pm

Poor guy. Dude is a class act and a hell of a hockey player. Did anybody see the video of the play he got the concussion? It was a pretty harmless elbow bump to the head, scary to see how easily he got concussed. Get well soon, Patrice.

Edit: Bruins confirm concussion

Chiarelli said Patrice suffered a moderate concussion; said he talked to him an hour ago, he was out walking today & sounded real good^CS
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby SolidSnake on Wed Apr 03, 2013 6:17 pm

Cooke's fault
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby mac5155 on Wed Apr 03, 2013 7:20 pm

Is that pylon Randy jones still in the NHL?
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby Gaucho on Wed Apr 03, 2013 7:34 pm

Nihar wrote:I would never wish an injury on a player, but after all the glee I've had to hear on New England sports radio recently regarding the Crosby injury, I do kind of wish an injury on their fan base.


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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby Lesky on Thu Apr 04, 2013 5:42 am

Video of the latest incident?
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby Beveridge on Thu Apr 04, 2013 7:30 am

Lesky wrote:Video of the latest incident?


If I had computer video skills I'd post it but with matt cooke coming out of no where into the play.
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby Idoit40fans on Thu Apr 04, 2013 7:47 am

Dude is a huge part of that team. His career has to be considered in jeopardy at this point, he's had a few concussions and that one seems to have come extremely easily.
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby Staggy on Thu Apr 04, 2013 10:04 am

Idoit40fans wrote:Dude is a huge part of that team. His career has to be considered in jeopardy at this point, he's had a few concussions and that one seems to have come extremely easily.


It's weird because I think he went all of last season without one and he had to have taken way more vicious hits to the head than that. Maybe this one caught him in the worst possible spot but still, getting a moderate concussion from a blow like that certainly doesn't bode well for his future.
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby RxBandit66 on Thu Apr 04, 2013 3:14 pm

mac5155 wrote:Is that pylon Randy jones still in the NHL?


He's playing for the Oklahoma City Barons in the AHL I believe.
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby RxBandit66 on Thu Apr 04, 2013 3:17 pm

Idoit40fans wrote:Dude is a huge part of that team. His career has to be considered in jeopardy at this point, he's had a few concussions and that one seems to have come extremely easily.


There really does come a point where you just wish for the guy's well being. I hate to see any player injured, especially a head injury. But concussions can impact people's ability to function normally if they are severe enough. I'd never want to see that happen.
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby tfrizz on Thu Apr 04, 2013 3:34 pm

RxBandit66 wrote:
Idoit40fans wrote:Dude is a huge part of that team. His career has to be considered in jeopardy at this point, he's had a few concussions and that one seems to have come extremely easily.


There really does come a point where you just wish for the guy's well being. I hate to see any player injured, especially a head injury. But concussions can impact people's ability to function normally if they are severe enough. I'd never want to see that happen.


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It always feels worse to see a class act like Bergeron go through this stuff, too.
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby bh on Thu Apr 04, 2013 9:42 pm

I like Bergeron's game a lot. Sheesh. Poor Boston. Mark Savard was only a couple years ago too.
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby DelPen on Fri Apr 05, 2013 8:35 am

He needs to stop putting himself in position to get hurt. He leaned down in the slot for a puck at elbow level, he can't do that. The guy that hit him was just moving.

He also tried for a high hit on Sonnenberg and ended up head butting his shoulder. Savard would also lean in head first on some hits.

Hope he will be OK but he could have avoided that.
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Re: Patrice Bergeron has a concussion

Postby Pavel Bure on Fri Apr 05, 2013 9:06 am

Good guy Patrice. Hopefully he recovers quickly, it's always scary when a guy who almost had his career ended because of concussion gets another one.
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