Posts Tagged Athlete health

Crosby out at least 1 game, Letang could return Tuesday

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby will miss Tuesday night’s game against Winnipeg after undergoing treatment for a lower-body injury.

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Real Salt Lake’s Plata to undergo surgery on broken foot

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Real Salt Lake forward Joao Plata is scheduled to have surgery to repair a broken bone in his left foot, the team announced Monday. He is expected to be out three to four months.

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Speed, no seat belt cited in death of EMU basketball player

This photo provided by Eastern Michigan University shows Shannise Heady. Eastern Michigan University women's basketball student-athlete Shannise Heady and fellow EMU student Jordan Hopkins died in an automobile accident in Ypsilanti Township, Mich. The accident occurred early Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Eastern Michigan University, Randy Mascharka)

YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Investigators say an Eastern Michigan University basketball player was speeding without a seat belt when she lost control of her vehicle and hit an oncoming vehicle, killing herself and another student riding with her.

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Kobe Bryant to have shoulder surgery, likely out for season

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Kobe Bryant will have surgery Wednesday on his torn right rotator cuff, likely ending his 19th season with the Los Angeles Lakers.

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Kobe Bryant to have surgery on shoulder, ‘probably’ won’t play again this season

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Kobe Bryant to have surgery on shoulder, ‘probably’ won’t play again this season.

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