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Concussions prompt Deadmarsh to retire

Updated: September 22, 2005, 8:33 PM ET
Associated Press

Adam Deadmarsh retired from the NHL on Thursday because of post-concussion syndrome, ending a 10-year career that included a Stanley Cup title with the Colorado Avalanche in 1996 and two appearances for the U.S. Olympic team.

"I've kind of been holding on and hoping and praying that I'd recover from this concussion issue that I have and I haven't been able to do that," Deadmarsh told The Canadian Press from his home in British Columbia.

"I think it's time that I kind of moved ...

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