Tag Archives: injuries

  • Rejoice, Chicago: Derrick Rose Is Back (Videos)

    Rejoice, Chicago: Derrick Rose Is Back (Videos)

    I’m not a Chicago Bulls fan, but to me it was starting to feel like Derrick Rose was never going to come back. In Chicago, his one-year absence must have felt like a decade. After becoming the youngest player ever to win the NBA MVP award during the 2010-11 season, Rose struggled with injuries in […]

  • 19 Bizarre Hockey Injuries

    19 Bizarre Hockey Injuries

    Everyone knows hockey players are some of the toughest athletes you’ll ever come across, right up there with MMA fighters, football players, and rugby players. However, they are still human, and thus are still prone to injure themselves in bizarre (and embarrassing) ways no one would expect. Today, with the NHL preseason officially under way and […]

  • Argentine Soccer Coach Dislocates Shoulder While Celebrating (Video)

    Argentine Soccer Coach Dislocates Shoulder While Celebrating (Video)

    A coach getting injured? That’s not weird. After all, depending on the sport, they are often participating in practice sessions to some degree.  And even if they’re not taking part in the action, they are standing right there on the sidelines. Now, a coach getting injured while performing a celebratory high-five to no one? Yeah, […]

  • Cristiano Ronaldo Breaks Kid’s Wrist with Errant Free Kick (Video)

    Cristiano Ronaldo Breaks Kid’s Wrist with Errant Free Kick (Video)

    I never pass up a chance to rag on Cristiano Ronaldo, so today I figured it’s only fair that I write a post about something he did that’s actually pretty cool. During a recent exhibition match between Ronaldo’s Real Madrid and AFC Bournemouth of the second-tier English Football League Championship, Ronaldo took a free kick […]

  • The 13 MLB Teams Paying Over $100K a Day to Injured Players

    The 13 MLB Teams Paying Over $100K a Day to Injured Players

    Injuries have always been a part of baseball. However, astronomical salaries have not. Today’s MLB teams are faced with a decidedly modern problem: flushing tons of cash down the toilet on injured superstars with gigantic contracts. And never has this problem been more apparent than in 2013. Of course, it’s not that the sum the […]