NHL Concussions the Result of Head Shots: Study

Standard Spin: Michael Hutchinson, a postdoctoral fellow at St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto, will present the findings of his 3 year study into "the concussion era." His results are based on the anaylsis of 200 NHL concussions that occurred between 2007 and 2010. He found that most NHL concussions are caused by head shots, while 1 in 10 concussions are caused by fights. The study also reveals other injury trends. Check the draft guide for our "Special Investigation: Fantasy Drafting in the Concussion Era." (Sep.17)