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Feb 14

The Blitz 12/14/17

Happy Valentine's Day!
Player Rights, Health & Safety:

I published an article yesterday on Illinois Senate Bill 12 which if passed will curtail workers’ compensation benefits to professional athletes.  This is an article from Derek Helling.  In it he brings out some additional facts and takes a different perspective that I did, but pretty much arrives at the same conclusion.  I hope you’ll check out his story.

. . . And mine:

Dangerous. . . Threatens recent strides made in regard to player safety and concussion awareness

Concussion Discussion:

Litigation Lane:

CHL Minimum Wage Lawsuit

Lance Armstrong

University of Kansas

Bradley Landlord Lawsuit

Crime Blotter:

NFL Sidelines:

NBA Hoops:

Charles Oakley / James Dolan saga

MLB Strikes:

Domestic Violence

NCAA Notebook:

Title IX

Athlete Activism:

The Scoop on Sports Betting:

This & That: