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Wrist Injury Plagues Broncos Linebacker Shane Ray

June 19th, 2018

Denver Broncos outside linebacker Shane Ray told Denver 7 News yesterday that he may undergo wrist s...


Nicky Delmonico Sitting Out Due to Right Hand Fracture

June 12th, 2018

Nicky Delmonico, left fielder for the Chicago White Sox, will be sitting on the bench for the next f...


A.J. Pollock Suffered Fractured Thumb During Diving Catch Attempt

June 5th, 2018

Things didn’t turn out as planned for A.J. Pollock when he dove for a line drive during a game...


Esports: The next big thing in Hand, Wrist and Elbow Injuries.

May 22nd, 2018

Sports news reporters commonly report injuries to the hand, wrist and elbow in professional athletes...


Tommy John Surgery: The Data is In for MLB Position Players

May 15th, 2018

A study published last week in The American Journal of Sports Medicine examines the rate of return-t...


Isaac Haas Fractures Right Elbow

May 8th, 2018

Isaac Haas, a center for the Purdue Boilermakers, fractured his right elbow after he fell hard to th...


Marcus Smart Could Be Done For The Season Due To Right Thumb Injury

May 1st, 2018

The Celtics are not sure if Marcus Smart will be able to play again this season. Smart has been wear...


Hand and Wrist Injuries Loom as MLB Opening Day Approaches

April 27th, 2018

Baseball is a grueling sport, even if it doesn’t seem like it. Players compete in over 150 gam...


Martin Kaymer Becomes Third PGA Champion Sidelined by Wrist Injuries This Winter

April 18th, 2018

Two-time major winner Martin Kaymer withdrew from last week’s Honda Classic because of a painf...


Yuli Gurriel Is Expected To Miss The Start Of The Season After Hand Surgery

April 18th, 2018

The 2017 MLB Champions, the Houston Astros, have already been hit with the injury bug. Yuli Gurriel,...


Former NFL Wide Receiver Had His Left Hand Amputated After ATV Accident

March 23rd, 2018

Former Cleveland Browns’ wide receiver,┬áMohamed Massaquoi, revealed that his NFL career is ov...


Patrick McCaw Expected To Miss 4 Weeks With Wrist Injury

March 16th, 2018

Two-year NBA guard Patrick McCaw of the Golden State Warriors is expected to miss at least 4 weeks o...


Novak Djokovic Is Receiving Treatment For Elbow Injury

March 16th, 2018

Novak Djokovic, 12-time grand slam champion, has been receiving medical treatment for a nagging righ...


Kevin Love Expected To Miss 6-8 Weeks With Hand Injury

March 8th, 2018

The Cleveland Cavaliers were thrown another curve ball last night when Kevin Love, their All-Star fo...


Wrist injury to keep Koepka out of action

March 1st, 2018

Brooks Koepka, the current US Open Champion, will have to stay out of action for the next 10 weeks. ...