Four More Ex-Players Join Concussion Lawsuit Against NHL

Four former hockey players have joined the concussion lawsuit against the NHL. Bob Bourne, Bruce Bell, Scott Parker and Bernie Nicholls have publicly joined the class action lawsuit that claims the NHL did not do enough to address the health implications of head injuries that occur in league games. One excerpt from the lawsuit states players “were not told by the NHL, how dangerous...
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Colorado Avalanche: Bob Hartley responds to Scott Parker’s comments

Former NHL enforcer Scott Parker made news yesterday when he told of unfavourable treatment he received from head coach Bob Hartley back in the early 2000′s when the two were members of the Colorado Avalanche organization. In an article by…Read more →The post Colorado Avalanche: Bob Hartley responds to Scott Parker’s comments appeared first on The Hockey Daily.
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December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Avs enforcer Scott Parker says coach Bob Hartley 'was a bully'

Enforcers in the NHL have it rough; they are asked to fight for a living at any time and their bodies endure a lot of punishment. Pretty much every guy will tell you they know what they're getting into and have little issue with the injury dangers that come with the territory. Sometimes it's what happens after injuries occur that the problems can arise. Recently a collection...
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December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Colorado Avalanche: former enforcer Scott Parker is having a terrible time with post-concussion syndrome

Post-concussion syndrome has become a reoccurring theme in recent weeks. Only days after ten named former NHL players filed a class-action lawsuit against the league, and 200 more unnamed at this time are said to be on board with the…Read more →The post Colorado Avalanche: former enforcer Scott Parker is having a terrible time with post-concussion syndrome appeared first on The Hockey Daily.
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December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Alan Curbishley admits he’s always regretted selling Scott Parker at Charlton Athletic

Curbishley who has been out of management since leaving West Ham in 2008 was in charge of the Addicks in two spells between 1984-87 and 1990-93. And asked what the hardest sale of his managerial career had been at an event run by Budweiser he told players of non-league Dorking it was the transfer of midfielder Parker a firm favourite at The Valley in 2004. Curnishley said: ‘Definitely...
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September 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Parker back in light training

Tottenham midfielder Scott Parker has returned to light training with the first-team squad as he steps up his recovery from an Achilles injury. The England international has not featured this season after undergoing surgery on the problem over the summer. Parker, who played a key role for Spurs last season after joining from West Ham, picked up the injury towards the end of last...
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November 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Tottenham's Parker could be out injured until Xmas

Tottenham midfielder Scott Parker might not play this season until after Christmas because of the right Achilles he injured at the European Championship. After surgery in August, it was thought the 31-year-old Parker would be back by September, but Spurs manager Andre Villas-Boas said on Friday he could be sidelined for another two months. ''It's difficult for him as...
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October 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Parker undergoes Achilles operation

Tottenham have confirmed that Scott Parker has undergone surgery to his right Achilles and will be out until mid-September. The club have confirmed that the 31-year-old midfielder will return to training after the international break and will miss the friendly against Italy as well as the World Cup qualifiers with Moldova on September 7 and Ukraine four days later. Parker missed...
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August 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Scott Parker is everything that is wrong with hockey... and society

By now you've probably read the Scott Parker interview that was mentioned on Puck Daddy this morning. If you haven't, here are a few "gems" from it: [Steve Moore] always thought he was better than everybody else. He went to Harvard, you know what, blow me. College grad. I never went to college, but I can kick your ass. I'll bring you right down to...
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July 18, 2012  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Scott Parker Will Captain England Against The Netherlands Tonight

England caretaker coach has given Tottenham midfielder Scott Parker the opportunity to lead England for tonight’s friendly game against The Netherlands as the captain of the team. Parker, the FWA Footballer of the Year for the 2010–11 season, has been playing some delightful football this season for both club and country and is set to captain England for the first time in his...
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February 29, 2012  |  Discuss

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