Tag Archives: paralyzed

  • Swiss Hockey Player Ronny Keller Paralyzed After Being Checked Into Boards (Video)

    Swiss Hockey Player Ronny Keller Paralyzed After Being Checked Into Boards (Video)

    A frightening scene unfolded in Switzerland on Tuesday during a second division hockey match, as Olten’s Ronny Keller was left paralyzed after being checked hard into the boards by Langenthal’s Stefan Schnyder while the two were racing full-speed for a loose puck in Olten’s zone. The play occurred in overtime, and caused a lengthy delay as Keller […]

  • Buccaneers Sign Paralyzed Rutgers DT Eric LeGrand

    Buccaneers Sign Paralyzed Rutgers DT Eric LeGrand

    Some are calling this the “feel-good story of the day.”  I am calling this the “feel-good story of the year.” It comes courtesy of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who had themselves a solid draft by picking up the likes of strong safety Mark Barron and running back Doug Martin.  However, they made their most impressive […]

  • Texas Rangers Draft Paralyzed Georgia Bulldogs Player

    Texas Rangers Draft Paralyzed Georgia Bulldogs Player

    Johnathan Taylor’s promising baseball career appeared to have come to an end on March 6th when he collided with fellow outfielder and close friend Zach Cone during a game against Florida State.  Taylor suffered a broken neck on the play and was paralyzed front he waist down, but he is currently completing rehab at the […]