Celtics center Horford still out for concussion

Nov 08, 2016 - 3:56 PM

Horford has missed Boston s past 3 games with concussion like symptoms after being struck in the head during a workout a week ago

CONCUSSION. Al Horford of the Boston Celtics has not shown progress in recovering from a head injury and remains in the NBA's concussion protocol. Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

NBA Finals: Concussion-hit Love remains uncertain for Cavs

Jun 08, 2016 - 12:18 PM

Kevin Love does not take part in practice and Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue says a decision will be made on Love come game day

BLOW. The Cleveland Cavaliers' Kevin Love (C) gets up and walks on the court after absorbing a blow to the head by Harrison Barnes' elbow. Photo by John G. Mabanglo/EPA

Concussion boosts risk of suicide 3x – study

Feb 09, 2016 - 11:57 AM

The likelihood of suicide was even greater among those whose head injury was incurred on the weekend suggesting they had hurt themselves during a recreational activity rather than at work

WATCH: Warriors' Bogut suffers concussion in season opener

Oct 29, 2015 - 11:43 AM

Andrew Bogut who was already wearing a mask to protect a broken nose suffered a concussion in Golden State s NBA season opener

SIDELINED. Andrew Bogut of the Golden State Warriors walks off the court after banging his head during the NBA season opener against the New Orleans Pelicans. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Klay Thompson suffered concussion symptoms, vomiting after knee strike

May 29, 2015 - 3:20 AM

Klay Thompson passed initial concussion tests after being hit in the head by a flying knee in game 5 but was unable to drive himself home and vomited repeatedly

Klay Thompson was shaken up with blood coming from his ear after getting hit by a knee. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

FIFA set to adopt three-minute concussion breaks

Sep 24, 2014 - 2:34 AM

FIFA announced plans to allow referees to halt matches for up to there minutes so that players suspected of sustaining a concussion can be assessed

Germany's Christoph Kramer lies on the pitch during the FIFA World Cup final. Photo by Diego Azubel/EPA

Suspecting concussion? Stop, leave and don't return

Mar 19, 2013 - 9:54 AM

New US guidelines advise any athlete suspected of getting a concussion during sports should stop play leave the game and not return until cleared by a licensed health care professional

Head injury risks in spotlight in US sport

Jan 24, 2013 - 12:00 PM

Concussion has become a major concern in American football and ice hockey as star players are sidelined and former players increasingly speak out about the long term health effects of head injuries

Aaron Hernandez #81 of the New England Patriots gets tackled with his helmet by Ray Lewis #52 of the Baltimore Ravens during the 2013 AFC Championship game at Gillette Stadium on January 20, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. Jared Wickerham/Getty Images/AFP