Detroit Red Wings Eliminated from Earning NHL Playoff Berth; First Time Since 1990

Photo Credit: Detroit News For the first time since the 1989-1990 season, the Detroit Red Wings are not heading to the Stanley Cup Playoffs. With their 4-1 road loss to the Carolina Hurricanes (34-27-14) on Tuesday night, the Red Wings (31-33-12) were still able to clinch a playoff berth this season with six games left to play in the regular season. However, the Boston Bruins (40-30-6) then … Continue reading Detroit Red Wings Eliminated from Earning NHL Playoff Berth; First Time Since 1990

LaMarcus Aldridge Cleared To Return to NBA Action

Photo Credit: CBS Sports Last Saturday, San Antonio Spurs’ power forward LaMarcus Aldridge was sidelined due to a minor heart arrhythmia. He missed two games, but has been cleared to return for tonight’s game against the Portland Trail Blazers, his former NBA team. Aldridge, 31, has been in the NBA for 11 seasons and has played for those 2 different teams. He is coming off of a season … Continue reading LaMarcus Aldridge Cleared To Return to NBA Action

LaMarcus Aldridge Out Indefinitely with Minor Heart Arrhythmia

Photo Credit: CBS Sports San Antonio Spurs’ power forward LaMarcus Aldridge is out indefinitely with a minor heart arrhythmia. Aldridge, 31, has been in the NBA for 11 seasons and has played for those 2 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 74 games and averaged 30.6 minutes per game, 18.0 points per game, 8.5 rebounds per game, 1.5 assists per game, 1.1 … Continue reading LaMarcus Aldridge Out Indefinitely with Minor Heart Arrhythmia

Joel Embiid Out Indefinitely with Left Knee Injury

Photo Credit: Sports Illustrated Philadelphia 76ers’ center Joel Embiid is out indefinitely with a contusion and a minor meniscus tear in his left knee. He has missed the team’s last 14 games as well as 17 of their last 18. He underwent an MRI on his left knee on Monday and may very well be shut down for the rest of the season, just as … Continue reading Joel Embiid Out Indefinitely with Left Knee Injury

Kevin Durant To Miss At Least 4 Weeks with Left Leg Injury

Photo Credit: Bullets Forever Golden State Warriors’ small forward Kevin Durant will miss at least four weeks of NBA action with a sprained left MCL and a bone bruise on his left leg. He suffered the injuries when he hyperextended his left knee as result of Washington Wizards’ center Marcin Gortat pushing Warriors’ center Zaza Pachulia, who fell on Durant’s left leg in Tuesday night’s 112-108 loss … Continue reading Kevin Durant To Miss At Least 4 Weeks with Left Leg Injury

Lowry Likely Out for the Season with Broken Right Wrist

Photo Credit: Hoops Habit Toronto Raptors’ point guard Kyle Lowry is set to undergo surgery this Tuesday on his broken right wrist. He is expected to miss the remainder of the 2016-2017 regular season, but the team is hopeful that he can return for the playoffs. Lowry, 30, has been in the NBA for 11 seasons and has played for 3 different teams. He is coming off of a … Continue reading Lowry Likely Out for the Season with Broken Right Wrist

Simmons Ruled Out for the Season

Photo Credit: Stack Philadelphia 76ers’ rookie small forward Ben Simmons has officially been ruled out for the season after tests revealed that his broken right foot has not completely healed. Simmons fractured a bone in his right foot in practice back in September of 2016. Simmons, 20, was drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers out of Louisiana State last June in the 2016 NBA Draft after … Continue reading Simmons Ruled Out for the Season

Kevin Love To Miss 6 Weeks Following Left Knee Surgery

Photo Credit: Betting Sports Cleveland Cavaliers’ power forward Kevin Love is set to miss six weeks of NBA action following arthroscopic surgery on his left knee. Love, 28, has been in the NBA for 9 seasons and has played for 2 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 77 games and averaged 31.5 minutes per game, 16.0 points per game, 9.9 … Continue reading Kevin Love To Miss 6 Weeks Following Left Knee Surgery

Jabari Parker to Miss 12 Months with Torn Left ACL

Photo Credit: Behind the Buck Pass Milwaukee Bucks’ power forward Jabari Parker is set to undergo surgery on his torn left ACL and will miss the rest of this NBA season. He suffered the injury in Wednesday’s 106-88 loss at home against the Miami Heat. Parker, 21, has been in the NBA for 3 seasons, all with the Bucks. He is coming off of a season in which he … Continue reading Jabari Parker to Miss 12 Months with Torn Left ACL

Bridgewater Could Miss Entire 2017 NFL Season

Photo Credit: Chicago Tribune Minnesota Vikings’ quarterback Teddy Bridgewater will likely miss the entire 2017 NFL season after tearing his ACL and suffering other structural damage in his knee in practice before the 2016 NFL season began. Bridgewater, 24, has played in the NFL for 2 seasons, both of which with the Vikings. In his latest season, the 2015 season, he played in 16 games and completed … Continue reading Bridgewater Could Miss Entire 2017 NFL Season

OG Anunoby Out for the Season with Right Knee Injury

Photo Credit: Yahoo Sports Indiana Hoosiers’ forward OG Anunoby will miss the remainder of his sophomore season with a right knee injury that he suffered in Wednesday’s win at Pennsylvania State against the Nittany Lions. He is set to have surgery and is expected to make a complete recovery from the injury. Anunoby, 19, has been in the NCAA for 2 seasons, both with the Hoosiers. He is coming off … Continue reading OG Anunoby Out for the Season with Right Knee Injury

Pau Gasol To Miss 4-8 Weeks After Surgery on Fractured Finger on Left Hand

Photo Credit: Air Alamo San Antonio Spurs’ center Pau Gasol underwent surgery  on a fractured finger on his left hand and will likely miss between the next 4 to 8 weeks of NBA action. Gasol, 36, has been in the NBA for 16 seasons and has played for 4 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 72 games and averaged 31.8 minutes per … Continue reading Pau Gasol To Miss 4-8 Weeks After Surgery on Fractured Finger on Left Hand

JR Smith Out for 12-14 Weeks for Thumb Surgery

Photo Credit: Cavs Nation Cleveland Cavaliers’ shooting guard JR Smith underwent thumb surgery today and will likely miss between the next 12 to 14 weeks of NBA action. Smith, 31, has been in the NBA for 13 seasons and has played for 4 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 77 games and averaged 30.7 minutes per game, 12.4 points per game, 2.8 rebounds … Continue reading JR Smith Out for 12-14 Weeks for Thumb Surgery

Blake Griffin Out for 3-6 Weeks for Knee Surgery

Photo Credit: Muzul Los Angeles Clippers’ power forward Blake Griffin is set to undergo knee surgery and will likely miss between the next 3 to 6 weeks of NBA action. Griffin, 27, has been in the NBA for 7 seasons, all with the Clippers. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 35 games and averaged 33.4 minutes per game, 21.4 points per game, 8.4 rebounds per … Continue reading Blake Griffin Out for 3-6 Weeks for Knee Surgery

Mike Conley Out for 6-8 Weeks with Fractured Vertebrae

Photo Credit: Muzul Memphis Grizzlies’ point guard Mike Conley, the highest paid player in the history of the NBA, will be out for 6 to 8 weeks with a transverse process fracture in his vertebrae. Conley, 29, has been in the NBA for 10 seasons, all with the Grizzlies. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 56 games and averaged 31.4 minutes per … Continue reading Mike Conley Out for 6-8 Weeks with Fractured Vertebrae

Steven Stamkos Potentially Out for 4-6 Months

Photo Credit: Philly Influencer Tampa Bay Lighting captain and forward Steven Stamkos will likely miss 4-6 months after having surgery to repair his torn meniscus. Stamkos, 26, was drafted 1st overall in the 2008 NHL draft by the Lightning. He has scored 321 goals and tallied 261 assists for a total of 582 points in 586 career games. That is nearly an average of one point … Continue reading Steven Stamkos Potentially Out for 4-6 Months

Bills’ Center Eric Wood Out for Rest of Season

Photo Credit: Buffalo Bills Buffalo Bills’ center Eric Wood suffered a broken leg before leaving in the 4th quarter in Monday’s loss to the Seattle Seahawks. According to Bills’ head coach Rex Ryan, Wood will miss the rest of the season due to the injury. Wood, 30, was drafted in the 1st round, 28th overall, of the 2009 draft. He is coming off of a Pro … Continue reading Bills’ Center Eric Wood Out for Rest of Season

Tyrann Mathieu Out 3-6 Weeks with Shoulder Injury

Photo Credit: Bleacher Report Arizona Cardinals’ safety Tyrann Mathieu will miss the next three to six weeks of action with a shoulder injury that he suffered in Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers. Mathieu, 24, has played in the NFL for 4 seasons, all with the Cardinals. He has played in 8 games and recorded 27 tackles, 1 forced fumble, 1 interception, 3 passes defensed, and 3 stuffs so far this season. … Continue reading Tyrann Mathieu Out 3-6 Weeks with Shoulder Injury

Simmons to Undergo Surgery on Injured Foot; Ruled Out for 3 Months

Photo Credit: Bleacher Report Rookie forward Ben Simmons of the Philadelphia 76ers, who was drafted by the team with the 1st overall pick in this past Summer’s NBA draft out of Louisiana State, rolled his ankle in practice yesterday and was diagnosed with a fracture of the fifth metatarsal bone in his right foot. Simmons will undergo surgery on his injured foot and will likely be out … Continue reading Simmons to Undergo Surgery on Injured Foot; Ruled Out for 3 Months

Benjamin Watson Tears Achilles; Out for the Season

Photo Credit: The Baltimore Wire Baltimore Ravens’ tight end Benjamin Watson has torn his achilles and will miss the entirety of the 2016 NFL season. Watson, 35, has played in the NFL for 12 seasons and has been on 3 different teams, not including the Ravens with whom he just signed during this past offseason. He is coming off of a season in which he … Continue reading Benjamin Watson Tears Achilles; Out for the Season

Bridgewater Out for the Season After Tearing ACL in Practice

Photo Credit: standingosports.com Minnesota Vikings’ quarterback Teddy Bridgewater will miss the entire 2016 NFL season after tearing his ACL and suffering other structural damage in his knee in the team’s practice today. Bridgewater, 23, has been in the NFL for 2 seasons, both of which with the Vikings. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 16 games and completed 292 … Continue reading Bridgewater Out for the Season After Tearing ACL in Practice

Stevie Johnson Ruled Out For Season

Photo Credit : boltbeat.com After tearing his meniscus in a camp practice, veteran wide out Stevie Johnson will spend the 2016 NFL season recovering from surgery instead of playing. Johnson was expected to play a big role in the San Diego Chargers’ passing game. Now that he’s out, guys like Keenan Allen, Travis Benjamin, Antonio Gates, and James Jones will need to step up in … Continue reading Stevie Johnson Ruled Out For Season

Harvey to Undergo Season-Ending Surgery

Photo Credit: CBS Sports New York Mets’ starting pitcher Matt Harvey will undergo season-ending surgery to address his thoracic outlet syndrome. Harvey, 27, has been in the MLB since the 2012 season and has spent all 5 of his seasons with the Mets. However, he missed the entire 2014 season due to having Tommy John surgery following the 2013 season. Harvey will end up 4-10 with a 4.86 ERA … Continue reading Harvey to Undergo Season-Ending Surgery