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    Poppens suffers concussion, Fennelly calls her doubtful for Drake

    At Bill Fennelly's press conference right now.

    Chelsea Poppens indeed suffered a concussion on Friday. She is "doubtful" for tomorrow's game vs. Drake. I'll whip up a blog on this story later today.



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    Re: Poppens suffers concussion, Fennelly calls her doubtful for Drake

    I was waiting to hear about Poppens. Thanks for this update. I hope she is well soon.


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    Re: Poppens suffers concussion, Fennelly calls her doubtful for Drake

    The good news is we have a bench to support her recovery time.


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    Re: Poppens suffers concussion, Fennelly calls her doubtful for Drake

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    The good news is we have a bench to support her recovery time.
    Wesley is right. without Pop our team will be pushed to contribute and appear to be able to do so.

    I fear that what we see in Pop's style is a continuing risk of trauma and accumulating brain injury. She may have to pick her floor battles wisely to avoid further head trauma which may lessen her effectiveness.



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    Re: Poppens suffers concussion, Fennelly calls her doubtful for Drake

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    The good news is we have a bench to support her recovery time.
    And we have a favorable schedule with over a week off after the Drake game.



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    Re: Poppens suffers concussion, Fennelly calls her doubtful for Drake

    Thanks for the info CW.



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    Re: Poppens suffers concussion, Fennelly calls her doubtful for Drake

    Does anyone know if a player can work on the bike or other conditioning, lifting, or shooting during this time?



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    Re: Poppens suffers concussion, Fennelly calls her doubtful for Drake

    Quote Originally Posted by BenEClone View Post
    Does anyone know if a player can work on the bike or other conditioning, lifting, or shooting during this time?
    Tpically their physical activity is limited due to the brain trauma. At my university, players are not allowed to compete until 7 days after all symptoms disappear.



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    Re: Poppens suffers concussion, Fennelly calls her doubtful for Drake

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    The good news is we have a bench to support her recovery time.
    I hope Z gets a shot during this time. I've never understood why for the most part all she gets is garbage time minutes.


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    Re: Poppens suffers concussion, Fennelly calls her doubtful for Drake

    I hope Pop can recover. These concussions can linger for so long with some people, plus the way she plays the game.....there has to be a lot of concern even when she does come back.


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    Re: Poppens suffers concussion, Fennelly calls her doubtful for Drake

    Quote Originally Posted by acoustimac View Post
    Tpically their physical activity is limited due to the brain trauma. At my university, players are not allowed to compete until 7 days after all symptoms disappear.
    Competition risks contact - I was hoping she could maintain conditioning on an exercise bike. I recall pics of the bike in the practice gym in the past.


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    Re: Poppens suffers concussion, Fennelly calls her doubtful for Drake

    Quote Originally Posted by acoustimac View Post
    Tpically their physical activity is limited due to the brain trauma. At my university, players are not allowed to compete until 7 days after all symptoms disappear.
    Here are guidelines: Assessment and Management of Concussion in Sports - September 1, 1999 - American Family Physician



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    Re: Poppens suffers concussion, Fennelly calls her doubtful for Drake

    Quote Originally Posted by CyclonesRulzzz View Post
    I hope Z gets a shot during this time. I've never understood why for the most part all she gets is garbage time minutes.
    I have been pretty impressed with Z's play this year. You can tell she is concentrating on defense and rebounding which have always been her weaknesses and sticking closer to the paint. I hope she gets some time too. But they are going to have to get Baier time since they may be dependent on her next year.


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