Tag Archives: Sports Injuries

  • 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 […]

  • 20 Tough Athletes Who Played Through Injuries

    20 Tough Athletes Who Played Through Injuries

    Almost every pro athlete has played through painful injuries. In fact, depending on the sport, some are constantly playing through painful injuries. Nevertheless, some instances of athletes playing through injuries are more notable than others, whether it’s because of the extent of the injury or the circumstances surrounding it. And today we’re going to take […]

  • 50 of the Most Gruesome Sports Injuries of All-Time

    50 of the Most Gruesome Sports Injuries of All-Time

    Nobody likes seeing their favorite player go down with a groin injury or a high ankle sprain. However, while those kinds of injuries can keep players on the disabled list for a long time, at least they usually don’t endanger their careers. Not all sports injuries are so mild. In fact, some are so gruesome […]

  • Erik Karlsson’s Achilles Was Severed by Matt Cooke’s Skate (Video)

    Erik Karlsson’s Achilles Was Severed by Matt Cooke’s Skate (Video)

    Well, here’s some terrible news for the Ottawa Senators and pretty much anyone who enjoys watching exciting and creative hockey: the reigning Norris Trophy winner, Erik Karlsson, is sidelined indefinitely with a lacerated Achilles tendon. Going for the puck in the corner of his own zone last night against the Penguins in Pittsburgh, Karlsson got […]

  • Rugby Player Ruptures Testicle During Match, Keeps Playing

    Rugby Player Ruptures Testicle During Match, Keeps Playing

    British rugby player Paul Wood would have given his right nut to get his team, the Warrington Wolves, a victory in the Super League Grand Final in Manchester this past Saturday. In fact, he did give his right nut. But, sadly, Warrington still lost to the Leeds Rhinos 26-18. You see, early in the second […]

  • This Gruesome Soccer Injury Is As Bad As They Come (Video)

    This Gruesome Soccer Injury Is As Bad As They Come (Video)

    Soccer isn’t really considered a brutal sport. I mean, it’s definitely a contact sport, and players are likely to take a lot of elbows to the ribs throughout the course of the season, but it’s not like football or hockey. You don’t really expect gruesome injuries. But of course, gruesome soccer injuries do occur. Just […]

  • 11 Biggest NFL Preseason Injuries of All Time

    11 Biggest NFL Preseason Injuries of All Time

    As the NFL preseason rolls into week three, the injuries are really starting to pile up. Thus, we’re once again starting to hear rumblings from people who think the league should just get rid of these meaningless exhibition games altogether. And, you know, they have a point. The games are boring to watch after the […]