What should the NHL do about head shots in hockey? Thu, March 10, 2011
The NHL is on the hot seat while trying to find a solution to cut down on the number of concussions and bring more respect to the game.
The latest incident, involving Boston Bruins defenceman Zdeno Chara taking out Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty into a padded arena stanchion, has players, fans and sponsors up in arms over the NHL's decision not to level a suspension and/or fine for the dangerous play.
Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby, the NHL's poster boy, hasn't played in more than two months after suffering a concussion in the Winter Classic on Jan. 1.
What can the NHL do about preventing concussions in hockey? Is it up to the players to show more respect in the game? Have your say in our forum.