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Coach Slams NBA’s Concussion Policy, Says Concussed Players Should Have ‘Say-So’

The dynamic between a coach wanting his player to compete, regardless of whether the player’s well-being was at risk, was on full and sickening display over the weekend. New Orleans Hornets coach Monty Williams ripped the NBA’s concussion policy after center Anthony Davis, the league’s No. 1 draft pick, missed a game for evaluation purposes…
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NBA Reacts Decisively to Punish Metta World Peace for Elbow that Caused Concussion

The NBA didn’t pull any punches, so to speak, in suspending Metta World Peace for seven gaames after his elbow, which caught fellow basketball player James Harden flush, and caused a concussion Commissioner David Stern considered Peace’s track record and the viciousness of the hit on Oklahoma City’s Harden, who has been held out of…
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