Found January 23, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Nathan Horton
TEAMS: Boston Bruins
Nathan Horton is most likely suffering from a mild concussion, said GM Peter Chiarelli. Horton, who attended today's White House ceremony, was hurt in yesterday?s second period when he was hit from the side by Philadelphia's Tom Sestito. Horton is...

Horton Doesn’t Play After Blindside Hit

from Joe Haggerty of CSNNE, It seemed as if Nathan Horton had just escaped the fog of last year’s concussion issues, but now he might be right back in the darkness after a reckless hit from a Flyers thug. The Bruins right wing was held out of the third period and overtime of Sunday’s 6-5 shootout win over the Philadelphia Flyers after being on the receiving end of a blindside...

Nathan Horton to Miss His First Game of Season with Mild Concussion As Bruins Take on Washington

The Bruins will play their final game before the All-Star break and their first game this year without Nathan Horton on Tuesday in Washington. Horton did not participate in the morning skate after being diagnosed with a mild concussion suffered on a hit from Flyers forward Tom Sestito on Sunday in Philadelphia. Horton has played all 46 games so far this year with 17-15-32 totals...

Nathan Horton Leaves Early in Bruins' Win in Philadelphia, Being Evaluated for 'Head Injury'

The Bruins bounced back from Saturday's loss to the Rangers in the closing seconds of overtime with an equally dramatic 6-5 shootout victory in Philadelphia on Sunday. But the win came at a cost, with forward Nathan Horton sitting out the third period after sustaining an apparent head injury. Horton was hurt on a high hit from Flyers forward Tim Sestito at 2:53 of the second...

Nathan Horton Believed to Have Suffered 'Mild Concussion' on Sunday in Philadelphia

It was mostly a day for celebration for the Bruins, even with the controversial absence of Tim Thomas, as they visited the White House to commemorate their Stanley Cup championship. But there was one bit of concerning news that had nothing to do with any political statements. Bruins forward Nathan Horton is believed to have suffered a mild concussion and appears unlikely to play...

Bruins upset over ‘blindside hit’ by Flyers’ Tom Sestito on Nathan Horton (Video)

Nathan Horton didn't take a shift after the second period in the Boston Bruins' 6-5 shootout win at the Philadelphia Flyers. He was held out of the game by physicians after taking a hit from Tom Sestito of the Philadelphia Flyers in the second period -- a hit the Bruins claim was a blindside check that injured his head. Here's a video of the hit and the aftermath (best...

VIDEO: Tom Sestito headshots Nathan Horton, other headhunting

Flyers head coach Peter Laviolette called it a "man's game" today. It was all that and a bit more with three high hits coming from the Philadelphia Flyers. Here's video from Dafoomie showing Tom Sestito's hit on Steven Kampfer, Tom Sestito blindside hit on Nathan Horton and Scott Hartnell's near headshot on Chris Kelly.Clearly the Flyers didn't like...

Video of Tom Sestito hits on Steven Kampfer and on Nathan Horton

Tom Sestito is a known for his ability to rack up penalty minutes, today Sestito put two questionable hits on two Boston Bruin's players, both Bruins players were hit a long time after they had gotten rid of the puck. Tom Sestito's questionable, late hit on Nathan Horton was the reason Horton had to miss the rest of the hockey game. Here is what Boston Bruins head coach...

In other news... Nathan Horton has a mild concussion

Getting lost in the circus that is Tim Thomas's announcing his candidacy for President of the United States it that Peter Chiarelli gave an update today on Nathan Horton. And it's not good.“I don’t have an official update other than I think it’s a mild concussion from what I heard and what I saw last night,” Chiarelli said. “I talked to him again today and these...

Horton is doubtful

In all likelihood, Nathan Horton will not play tonight against Washington because of a suspected head injury.

Mild concussion sidelines Horton

WASHINGTON - Forty-six games into the season, the Bruins' Nathan Horton had not missed a single game - despite...

Shanny declares open season on Bruins, no call for Sestito

It's Tuesday morning and no news on if Tom Sestito is going to have to answer for giving Nathan Horton a mild concussion for his blindside headshot on Sunday.  We asked Haggs if he heard anything:Remember when Shanahan actually took his job seriously and was suspended guys for headshots? Remember when the Boston Bruins had Colin Campbell in their back pocket? Good times. Apparently...

Concussion forces Horton to sideline

The hope is that by Tuesday, when the Bruins next play, Nathan Horton will be well enough to return to the lineup. For Horton and the Bruins, the All-Star break is taking place at the right time.

Flyers tie it up again

The Flyers scored on then power-play at 10:38 of the third. With Shawn Thornton in the box for interference, Matt Carle scored on a shot from the blue line, making it 5-5 in this wild, back-and-forth game. Nathan Horton, meanwhile, will ...

Bruins retake the lead

The Bruins have retaken the lead on goals from David Krejci and Gregory Campbell early in the third period, making it 5-4 in a back-and-forth game at the Wells Fargo Center. Nathan Horton did not return for the third period. ...
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