Tag Archives: injuries

  • Not One But Two NHL Players Took Pucks to the Head Last Night (GIFs)

    Not One But Two NHL Players Took Pucks to the Head Last Night (GIFs)

    The 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs are just one day and three games old, but we’ve already seen two guys get hit in the head by a puck. It’s gonna be a long two months, I guess. The first was Montreal’s Brendan Gallagher. In the second period of the Canadiens’ game against the Lightning, after taking […]

  • Mike Napoli Mangles His Finger on Head-First Slide into Second (GIF + Pic)

    Mike Napoli Mangles His Finger on Head-First Slide into Second (GIF + Pic)

    Last week, Los Angeles Angels superstar Josh Hamilton taught us all a very important lesson about sliding into a base head-first, and that lesson was don’t do it. Hamilton tore a ligament in his left thumb while sliding head-first, and now the Halos will be without their $17 million left fielder for 4-6 weeks. Unfortunately […]

  • Kickboxer Tyrone Sprong Suffers Horrifying Leg Break at GLORY 15 (Video)

    Kickboxer Tyrone Sprong Suffers Horrifying Leg Break at GLORY 15 (Video)

    Kickboxing star Tyrone Sprong had every reason to be optimistic before his GLORY 15 light heavyweight championship title match against Gokhan Saki in Istanbul on Saturday. But a blocked kick from his opponent resulted in a pretty nasty injury that will take Sprong some time and effort to recover from. It happened in a similar fashion to […]

  • Nick Collison Takes Elbow to the Head , Bleeds Everywhere (Video)

    Nick Collison Takes Elbow to the Head , Bleeds Everywhere (Video)

    Sometimes a random YouTube user sums up an event so perfectly with his or her video upload title that you can’t help but use their words to describe it. In this case, it’s “Nick Collison takes elbow to the head , bleeds everywhere,” which is a completely accurate description of what took place during last […]

  • KHL Fans Celebrate Playoff Win by Giving Star Player a Concussion (Video)

    KHL Fans Celebrate Playoff Win by Giving Star Player a Concussion (Video)

    Hockey fans in Astana, Kazakhstan, have never seen their local pro team win a KHL playoff series. So when Barys Astana swept Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg in the opening round last week, they were excited. How excited were they? So excited that a group of them went to meet the team’s plane at the airport, then proceeded […]

  • 11 Scariest Moments in NHL History

    11 Scariest Moments in NHL History

    Earlier this week, a game between the Dallas Stars and Columbus Blue Jackets came to an abrupt and premature halt when Dallas forward Rich Peverley collapsed on the bench. He suffered a cardiac arrest as the result of a ventricular fibrillation, which is a kind of heart arrhythmia. Now Peverley is stable and set to […]

  • College Volleyball Player Takes Spike to the Face (Video + GIF)

    College Volleyball Player Takes Spike to the Face (Video + GIF)

    I’ve always thought volleyball was kind of an underrated sport. Or at least the indoor variety. I mean, what’s not to like? It’s extremely fast-paced and requires serious athleticism. Plus, every once in a while you get to see somebody get spiked in the face. Today that somebody is a setter for the Hannibal Lagrange […]