Feb 16

The Blitz 2/16/17

⚠️Player Health & Safety:

Mental illness is often brushed into the shadows, but it shouldn’t be.  If you only read one article, make it this one.

Illinois Workers Compensation Bill

I wrote this earlier in the week and updated today with some additional information.

Painkiller Pandemonium

💡Concussion Discussion:

NHL Concussion Injury Litigation

NFL Concussion Settlement

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⚖Litigation Lane:

👮Crime Blotter:

🏈NFL Sidelines:

🏒NHL Breakaways:

🏀NBA Hoops:

🏇A Day at the Races:

📓NCAA Notebook:

MSU sexual assault allegations in gymnastics and football

Title IX

🎲The Scoop on Sports Betting:

SXSW Sports Betting Panel






Kudos and congratulations to Daniel Wallach, Andrew Brandt, Gabe Feldman, and Sara Rayme for bringing this timely and important topic into the SXSW spotlight!

✊🏿Athlete Activism: