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Scott McLaughlin
May 19, 2018 - 12:41 pm
According to multiple reports, Boston University men's hockey coach David Quinn is expected to leave the school and accept the New York Rangers' head coaching job. Quinn has been linked to the Rangers' job on and off since the season ended, but sources say he had told people around BU that he was...
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Alex Reimer
April 30, 2018 - 1:40 pm
Another landmark study says pre-teens who play tackle football are far likelier to experience crippling cognitive issues than their peers. On average, kids who take part in tackle football before age 12 are faced with neurological problems 13.39 years earlier than those who play at 12 or older,...
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Alex Reimer
September 27, 2017 - 3:53 pm
Boston University researchers have discovered a key biomarker for CTE that may allow scientists to diagnose the degenerative brain disease in living patients. Currently, it can only be diagnosed posthumously. The scientific breakthrough could change the landscape of football, and the NFL, forever...
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Alex Reimer
September 19, 2017 - 12:22 pm
Boston University researchers have presented the most convincing evidence yet that playing contact football as an adolescent may lead to behavioral problems and brain damages later in life, per the Boston Globe . Scientists from BU’s Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Center looked at 214 former...
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Mike Petraglia
April 11, 2016 - 2:52 pm
John Holland can come home again, at least to where he played his college basketball. The former standout guard from Boston University signed a contract Monday with the Celtics after appearing in 37 regular season contests for the D-League Canton Charge this year. The 6-foot-5 guard averaged 16...
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Mike Petraglia
February 01, 2016 - 7:58 pm
Boston University coach David Quinn and senior forward Danny O'Regan talk about what it means to be headed back to the Beanpot final to defend their championship after a 3-1 win over Northeastern Monday night in the semifinals at TD Garden. They will be facing the Boston College Eagles , a 3-2...
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John Stevens pounces on loose puck before scoring late for Northeastern. (Mike Petraglia/WEEI.com)
Mike Petraglia
February 01, 2016 - 7:50 pm
No one could blame David Quinn for cringing when he heard the question. But still the Boston University coach had to be asked what it felt like to be coaching his first game in TD Garden since the dramatic meltdown nine months earlier that cost his team the national title. Last April 11, BU led...
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Mike Petraglia
April 12, 2015 - 7:35 am
Jon Gillies really does feel for his buddy Matt O'Connor. The Providence College goalie made that much clear after he and his Friar teammates skated off with a 4-3 win over Boston University in the NCAA championship game Saturday night at TD Garden. Gillies, voted the Most Outstanding Player of the...
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Mike Petraglia
April 09, 2015 - 10:36 pm
In just his second year behind the bench for the Boston University Terriers, David Quinn considers himself a lucky man. There's no better example of his good fortune than what transpired Thursday night at TD Garden. In BU's 5-3 win over North Dakota, Quinn watched his team ride a roller coaster...
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March 20, 2014 - 5:07 am
Boston University announced on Wednesday that it has formed a three-person panel to look into allegations of bullying against women'€™s basketball coach Kelly Greenberg . The decision comes after The Boston Globe reported that eight of Greenberg'€™s former players have now come forward with...
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