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Arizona Cardinals Wide Receiver Injures Hand During Practice

August 31st, 2015
football

Michael Floyd, a wide receiver for the Arizona Cardinals, went down in practice with an apparent han...


Jets’ Dee Milliner Injures Wrist In Practice; Will Miss 6-8 Weeks

August 24th, 2015
football

Dee Milliner, a cornerback for the New York Jets, will be out from anywhere between six to eight wee...


The Demand On Pitchers’ Elbows And Tommy John Surgery

August 18th, 2015
baseball

There has been an increased concern in ulnar collateral ligaments injuries of the elbow, as well as ...


Clay Buchholz on Disabled List due to Elbow Strain

August 11th, 2015

Clay Buchholz of the Boston Red Sox was placed on the 15 day disabled list due to elbow strain on Fr...


Boston Celtics Guard Dislocates Two Fingers In His Right Hand During A Summer League Game

August 4th, 2015
basketball

Dislocations of bones in the hand and in the fingers can be very severe. A bone can break in several...


Matt Bonner Blames Tennis Elbow on iPhone

July 27th, 2015
basketball

It might seem a little funny for San Antonio Spurs’ Matt Bonner to blame his iPhone for the dip in...


Dr. Knight Covers Jimmy Fallon’s Ring Avulsion Injury

July 23rd, 2015
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Ring avulsion, though rare, is a serious injury to the soft tissue of the ring-wearing finger. When...


Giancarlo Stanton Suffers A Hand Injury: What Is A Hamate Bone Fracture?

July 20th, 2015
baseball

Giancarlo Stanton, of the Miami Marlins, has suffered yet another injury that will keep him out for ...


D’Arnaud’s Elbow the Latest in a Series of Injuries for the NY Mets

July 13th, 2015
baseball

Travis d’Arnaud, catcher for the New York Mets, has been put on the 15 day disabled list becau...


Wil Myers’ Wrist

July 6th, 2015
baseball

Wil Myers of the San Diego Padres is returning to the disabled list because of his left wrist. The o...


Crash Results in Broken Hand for Michael Schumacher

June 30th, 2015
hand surgery

A recent crash at the Red Bull Ring during a Formula 4 race left Mick Schumacher, son of F1 racing l...


Enrique Inglesias Sustains Hand Injury During Recent Concert

June 22nd, 2015

When discussing hand news, we typically share stories of sports players injured in the heat of a gam...


An Elbow Injury for Nick Kingham Resulted in Surgery

June 15th, 2015
baseball

Just as it was looking like he might have a chance at major league baseball, Pittsburgh Pirates pitc...


Hanley Ramirez And His Hand Injury

June 8th, 2015

If you have been watching the Red Sox games, it is clear that Hanley Ramirez as been dealing with pr...


Lead U2 Singer, Bono’s Left Hand Still Numb After Accident Last November

May 26th, 2015
wrist sprain

U2 lead singer, Bono, is getting ready to head out on a world tour this May, but he still can’...