The NBA’s Eastern Division became a little bit easier for the Miami Heat on Monday when the Chicago Bulls announced point guard Derrick Rose will be out for the season after tearing his meniscus.
The Miami Dolphins lost tight end Dustin Keller to a season-ending knee injury in the preseason. As the regular season continues to march on, Keller’s injury was a foreshadowing of an alarming trend in the most popular sport in America.
Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather developed his hard-hitting reputation while at the University of Miami. But, his hard hits are coming with a price and he has a new target in mind: opponents’ anterior cruciate ligaments.
It had been a well over a year since C.J. Brown played in a football game, so it wouldn’t have been surprising if he displayed a bit of rust in his long-awaited return.
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III had successful knee surgery early Wednesday morning to repair two ligaments he damaged last weekend. Griffin’s operation was performed by the world-renowned orthopedist, Dr. James Andrews.
New York Jets All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis will not play again in 2012 after Sunday’s game against the Dolphins. Revis tore his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in the second half of the game.
As the Miami Heat try to squeeze in as much work as possible after months away from the game; the specter of injury is looming large over the entire NBA.
According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, Miami Dolphins quarterback Chad Pennington tore his ACL while playing pickup basketball.