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08-20-2008, 03:23 AM
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Originally Posted by Zad View Post
Funny thing about concussions...once you have a serious one, you are rarely the same player. It comes and goes without reason, it is all but impossible to control and, unlike a muscle or joint injury, the healing process is neither guaranteed, predictable or manageable. How many potential great players have been eliminated from the game because of concussions? The Kings have a little experience with this.

The worst part is if you get a second serious one, it is seismic. It's not just twice as bad. It is over.

Big risk.
Hopefully for us Stoll is more in the ilk of Roenick who can still come back and perform after not just one, bust SEVERAL concussions. Granted he never was as good as he was early in his career, but not a disaster career crippled by concussions.

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