Category Archives: INJURIES

Five Key Takeaways from Week 1 of the 2019-2020 NBA Season

NBA Basketball is BACK! After what felt like much longer than it was, the 3-month wait since July’s insane free agency is finally over, and the 2019-2020 NBA season is here. The season that many expect to be one of the greatest ever has had quite the start… Ben Simmons hit a three. Kendrick Nunn is leading the Rookie of

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5 Players You Forgot About Who Could Bounce Back From Injury

Every year, we see plenty of horrendous injuries. Sadly this is the baggage that comes with being a professional basketball player. Quite often, injuries can keep players out of the lineup for multiple seasons or a full year. Today, I want to shine some light on those players, who’ve suffered injury in the recent course of the year. These players

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Why Bol Bol fell to the second round of the 2019 NBA Draft

Out of all of the players in the 2019 NBA Draft, Bol Bol was one of the players who garnered the most attention. He’s a 7’3”, 208 pound center, with a 7’6” wingspan. He’s a tremendous shooter, shooting 52% from 3 on nearly 3 attempts per game. Unlike most big men, he has a soft touch inside, and that combined

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Nuggets’ Will Barton to Undergo Adductor Muscle Surgery; Out 5-6 Weeks

Denver Nuggets guard Will Barton is scheduled to have surgery Tuesday on his adductor muscle, according to Marc J. Spears of ESPN. He is expected to be out five to six weeks for recovery. The injury first took place Saturday during a win over the Phoenix Suns when Barton went down and was eventually taken off the court in a wheelchair. He was diagnosed with a

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HEAT: Justise Winslow (hamstring) has been ruled out of tonight’s game vs the Magic. Wayne Ellington (ankle) will be active, but is not expected to play. RAPTORS: Delon Wright is out. PISTONS: No Stanley Johnson tonight and Reggie Bullock questionable with the flu Spurs: Lonnie Walker, Dejounte Murray out. KNICKS: Fizdale won’t play Courtney Lee in opener because he doesn’t

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Rockets’ P.J. Tucker, Nene ruled out for preseason opener Tuesday

Veterans P.J. Tucker (sore back) and Nene (tight calf) were ruled out for the Rockets preseason game Tuesday in Birmingham, Ala., though Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni called the issues “Just normal aches and pains.” Backup centers Isaiah Hartenstein (sprained right ankle) and Zhou Qi (sprained ankle) were upgraded to questionable. Zhou sat out training camp in Lake Charles with Hartenstein

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