Vonn day-to-day after training concussion

McClatchy news servicesFebruary 4, 2011 

Three-time World Cup champion Lindsey Vonn sustained a concussion when she crashed during practice this week, but she insists she will compete in the world championships next week in Germany.

The American hit her head in a crash Wednesday while practicing the giant slalom in Austria. On her Facebook page, Vonn described the “pretty scary crash. … I hit my head pretty hard.”


American Alex Schlopy won the first men’s slopestyle event at the Freestyle World Ski Championships in Park City, Utah. The event could land in the 2014 Winter Olympics. … Future Sabres owner Terry Pegula can never move the team from Buffalo under terms of his $189 million deal to buy the NHL franchise.

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