Episode 90: Will young athletes deny concussions symptoms in order to play sports?

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In the Zone
Will young athletes deny concussions symptoms in order to play sports?

That’s Gotta Hurt
Roy Halladay – Philadelphia Phillies pitcher
Pau Gasol – Los Angeles Lakers forward
Joel Hanrahan – Boston Red Sox closer
Ed Reed – Houston Texans safety
Lars Eller – Montreal Canadiens center

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