Posts Tagged Athlete health

Blazers F Robinson has thumb surgery

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland Trail Blazers forward Thomas Robinson has undergone surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb.

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Indianapolis looking to take next step in 2014

This Sept. 22, 2013, file photo shows Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) dropping back to pass as teammate Ahmad Bradshaw blocks in the first half an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers in San Francisco. Luck has taken Indianapolis to the playoffs twice, won a division title and orchestrated the second- greatest postseason comeback in league history. That’s no longer good enough anymore for the Colts. They’re after a championship. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Luck has taken Indianapolis to the playoffs twice, won a division title and orchestrated the second-greatest postseason comeback in league history.

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Big league batting leader Troy Tulowitzki on DL

Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki (2) grimaces as he walks back to the dugout after grounding out to end the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh Saturday, July 19, 2014. Tulowitzki left the game.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

DENVER (AP) — Major league batting leader Troy Tulowitzki has been placed on the 15-day disabled list by the Colorado Rockies because of a left hip flexor strain.

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Giants’ O-line a jumble as camp begins

New York Giants' Justin Pugh, right, blocks and Mathias Kiwanuka during NFL football training camp in East Rutherford, N.J., Tuesday, July 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Nothing is more important to the New York Giants’ championship chances than protecting Eli Manning.

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7 ex-NFL players appeal terms of concussion deal

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Seven former professional football players are challenging a tentative class action settlement of NFL concussion claims.

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