Posts Tagged Athlete health

Arizona puts Abraham on season-ending injured list

FILE- In this Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, file photo, Arizona Cardinals outside linebacker John Abraham (55) looks on during the second half of an NFL football game against the San Diego Chargers, in Glendale, Ariz. Arizona coach Bruce Arians said Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, outside linebacker John Abraham will return to the Cardinals on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona has placed 15-year veteran John Abraham on injured reserve, ending his season with the Cardinals.

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Panthers’ Rivera expects Williams, Tolbert to play

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Coach Ron Rivera expects to have his starting backfield ready to play Sunday night when the Panthers host the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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Reigning NHL MVP Sidney Crosby cleared to practice

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Looks like Sidney Crosby is a pretty quick healer.

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2-time Grand Slam winner Li Na retires from tour

In this Jan. 25, 2014 file photo, Li Na of China holds the championship trophy after defeating Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia in their women's singles final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia. Li, a two-time Grand Slam champion from China who took tennis in Asia to a new level, announced her retirement on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft, File)

BEIJING (AP) — Relying on fitness and a strong baseline game, Li Na reached the pinnacle of tennis and lifted the level of the sport in Asia to unprecedented heights.

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Five-run seventh gives Dodgers 8-4 win over Cubs.

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielders Carl Crawford (3), left, Yasiel Puig (66) and Matt Kemp (27) celebrate after the Dodgers defeated the Chicago Cubs 8-4 in a baseball game in Chicago, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — Dee Gordon and pinch-hitter Andre Ethier hit RBI doubles in Los Angeles’ five-run seventh inning, and the Dodgers rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 8-4 on Thursday night and extend their lead in the NL West.

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