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Rick Nash, Ex-Bruins Winger, Retires Due To Concussion-Related Symptoms

10 days ago   |   By NESN

Rick Nash officially is hanging up his skates.
Nash's agent, Joe Resnick, revealed in a statement Friday that the 34-year-old left wing has decided to retire due to concussion-related symptoms. Nash has been a free agent since the end of last season, which he started with the New York Rangers and finished with the Boston Bruins.
“Due to unresolved issues/symptoms from the concussion sustained last March, Rick Nash will be forced to retire from the game of hockey. Under the advice of his medical team, the risk of further brain injury is far too great if Rick returns to play,” Resnick said...
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Longtime NHL winger Rick Nash retires because of concussion symptoms

Longtime NHL winger Rick Nash retires because of concussion symptoms

10 days ago   |   By TORONTO STAR

“Under the advice of his medical team, the risk of further brain injury is far too great if Rick returns to play,” read a statement from Top Shelf Hockey, which represents Nash.
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Longtime NHL winger Rick Nash retires

Longtime NHL winger Rick Nash retires

10 days ago   |   By CBC

Rick Nash has announced his retirement from hockey after suffering a concussion last March. Top Shelf Hockey, which represents the 34-year-old winger from Brampton, Ont., put out a statement to announce his decision on Friday.
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Former Rangers star Rick Nash forced to retire early

Former Rangers star Rick Nash forced to retire early

10 days ago   |   By New York Post

Rick Nash has been forced to retire from the NHL due to concussion worries. The former Rangers forward suffered his latest concussion in March with the Bruins, and despite playing in the postseason opted not to sign a contract as a free agent this offseason. “Due to unresolved issues/symptoms from the concussion sustained last March,...
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Rick Nash forced to retire because of lingering issues from concussion

Rick Nash forced to retire because of lingering issues from concussion

10 days ago   |   By Sporting News

The six-time NHL All-Star and two-time Olympic gold medalist played 15 seasons and led the league in goals in 2003-04.
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Former Rangers, Blue Jackets star Rick Nash retires due to 'unresolved' concussion issues

10 days ago   |   By CBSSports

The six-time All-Star last played for the Boston Bruins in 2017-18
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Rick Nash forced to retire due to concussion symptoms

10 days ago   |   By Yardbarker

Whatever hope that was left for Rick Nash to continue his playing career with a late-season contract can be extinguished, as Darren Dreger of TSN relays a message from agent Joe Resnick: Due to unresolved issues/symptoms from the concussion sustained last March, Rick Nash will be forced to retire from the game of hockey. Under the advice of his medical team, the risk of further brain injury is far too great if Rick returns to play. Rick would like to thank everyone who has supported him during this difficult time period. Dreger adds that Toronto, San Jose, Columbus, Boston and Pittsburgh...
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Concussion symptoms drive Nash to retire at 34

10 days ago   |   By ESPN

Former Blue Jackets, Rangers and Bruins winger Rick Nash has retired at the age of 34 due to concussion-related symptoms, his agent announced Friday.
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Moses Malone's Jersey to Be Retired by 76ers

10 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

The Philadelphia 76ers announced Friday that they will retire the No. 2 jersey of Hall of Famer Moses Malone this season. According to Michael Lee of The Athletic, the ceremony will take place on Feb...
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Rick Nash to retire due to concussion symptoms

10 days ago   |   By TheScore

Long-time NHL star Rick Nash has decided to retire, his agent Joe Resnick of Top Shelf Sports Management Inc. confirmed in a statement to TSN's Darren Dreger , citing concussion symptoms and fear of further brain injuries.
Statement from Joe Resnick of Top Shelf Sports Management Inc. Topshelf TSSM on behalf of his client Rick Nash pic.twitter.com/rc7wu3wZNE - Darren Dreger January 11, 2019
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Concussion issues force Rick Nash to retire from NHL

10 days ago   |   By ProHockeyTalk

Nash was the No. 1 overall pick in 2002 and played 1,060 NHL games.
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Rick Nash announces retirement after 16 NHL seasons

11 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

Six-time NHL all-star Rick Nash has announced his retirement due to concussion symptoms.
His agency Top Shelf Sports Management made the announcement in a statement.
Statement on behalf of client Rick Nash: pic.twitter.com/DekEvhSevy
- Top Shelf Hockey January 11, 2019
“Due to unresolved issues/ symptoms from the concussion sustained last March, Rick Nash will be forced to retire from the game of hockey,” the statement reads. “Under the advice of his medical team, the risk of further brain injury is far too great if Rick returns to play. Rick would like to thank everyone who has supported...
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