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Jeremy Roenick looks back at his 13+ concussions

Jeremy Roenick

San Jose Sharks center Jeremy Roenick answers questions in the locker room in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, April 29, 2009, the after day the Anaheim Ducks knocked them out of the first-round of the NHL hockey playoffs. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)


Jeremy Roenick put together a fantastic and memorable hockey career. He became the third American-born player to cross the 500-goal mark with 513 and finished his NHL days with an impressive 1,216 regular season points. He was a nine-time All-Star and won a silver medal with the U.S. Olympic team in 2002.

There were some great times for Roenick, but his rough style came at a cost. He claims that he had 13 documented concussions and could have had more. Watch as J.R. discusses some of his most painful (but literally not always memorable) moments in the NHL: