Shift - NB | Feb 25, 2013 | 7:04

Hockey, Fighting and Head Injuries

After a career that spanned Major Junior A, professional and university hockey, Chris Morehouse hung up his skates earlier this month. He was a hockey player, but he was also a veteran of more than a 100 on-ice brawls. The St. Thomas University journalism student now has time to reflect on what fighting and concussions mean for the game...and for the rest of his life.

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