More former NHL players join concussion lawsuit vs. the league
On Monday, 24 former NHL players joined the class-action lawsuit alleging the league was aware of the long-term implications of head trauma.
Among the latest group are several well-known names, including:
• Lyndon Byers (left, in photo above), the former enforcer who appeared in four episodes of the TV series Rescue Me as well as several motion pictures.
• Bob Murdoch, who won two Stanley Cups with the Canadiens (1970, '73) and coached 10 years in the NHL.