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How 27 NHL players got shredded for the 2017 season

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images For hockey players, getting through the grueling NHL season is no easy feat. It’s 82 games of hard-fought skating, slashing, and big hits, which can leave players bruised and bloodied by the end—and that’s not even factoring whether their team makes the playoffs or not. [RELATED1] Whether it’s Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin banging out squats and ...

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Violent Video Games May Not 'Desensitize' Players

By Randy Dotinga HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, March eight, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Young guys who play violent video games the most — at least two hours a day — don’t seem to become desensitized to violence or to drop the potential to really feel empathy, a modest German study suggests. “This does not mean absolutely everyone has to buy ‘Grand ...

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3 Oregon football players were hospitalized, 1 with rhabdomyolysis, after intense workouts. Here’s why.

When the Oregon football team hired Willie Taggart to take over as head coach after a losing season, school officials wanted him to hit the ground running and get the program turnaround started right away. This likely isn’t what they meant. At least three Oregon football players, including offensive linemen Doug Brenner and Sam Poutasi and tight end Cam McCormick, ...

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