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Former defenceman Nick Boynton: ‘NHL is in the stone ages'

4 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

Former NHL defenceman Nick Boynton says the league needs a culture change regarding concussions and is not doing enough to combat the issue that plagues many of its players.
“The NHL is in the stone ages,” Boynton said during Prime Time Sports on Thursday evening. “I don't know what their thinking is, what their reasoning is. But I think society and media, and all of us, are doing a much better job getting stories out there and talking about it.”
Boynton, an 11-season NHL veteran, wrote a detailed piece in The Players' Tribune that was published on Wednesday. In it, he admitted he was...
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