Kinda eerie these November concussions for Ferland.
November 2, 2014
- Calgary Flames winger Michael Ferland sustained a concussion after getting pounded into the boards by Anton Volchenkov who got a four-game suspension.
November 27, 2018
- Ferland "after the game something didn’t feel right,” the Canes forward said. “I had concussion symptoms, feeling in a fog, things like that.”
The Hurricanes winger acknowledged he could have hid his symptoms from the team and league, since there was nothing in the game film to suggest he was injured.
November 02, 2019
- Micheal Ferland suffered a concussion in an Oct. 30 bout with Kyle Clifford
Februbary 14, 2020
left AHL Utica's game Friday with concussion-like symptoms.
Ferland's concussion specialist in 2019:
In short, when an athlete is cleared to play after suffering a concussion, and they suffer concussion-like symptoms shortly after returning, it’s usually a case of the brain injury not fully healing, which is more common than you may think.
The most important thing now for Ferland and the Canucks is to make sure that he is 100% healthy before attempting to make a return.
After yesterday, they really should look for long term health for MF.
A long time ago, a baseball player remarked: "If I owned a ballclub, I'd hire a $5,000 coach and a $15,000 scout."