Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez had a severe case of the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy, researchers said on Thursday. Dr. Ann McKee, the director of the CTE Center at Boston University, said Hernandez had Stage 3 (out of 4) of the disease, which can cause violent mood swings, depression and other cognitive disorders . "We're told it was the most severe case they had ever seen for someone of Aaron's age," attorney Jose Baez said.
Canadiens coach Claude Julien says making cuts throughout training camp haven't been as difficult as he expected. Julien was left unimpressed by several of his young players after Montreal's 4-1 pre-season defeat at the hands of the New Jersey Devils on Thursday. Montreal has lost all three of its exhibition games so far.
On the first day of Fall, the Brewers collapsed in extra innings leaving only a tough road to the postseason.
Celeb trainer Valerie Waters recommends this functional exercise "if you have a flat or droopy bum and you need to pick it up." The move combines the action of the lunge with stepping upward, like climbing stairs, to really target your bum and upper hamstrings. All you need for the move is a short bench, sturdy chair, or solid coffee table to step onto.