Posts Tagged Athlete health

Magic: Oladipo to have facial fracture surgery

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Magic guard Victor Oladipo will miss Orlando’s season opener and is out indefinitely with his second injury this month.

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Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera has ankle surgery

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers say slugger Miguel Cabrera has undergone successful surgery to remove bone spurs in his right ankle and to repair a stress fracture.

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Kiffin’s presence adds spark to Vols-Tide rivalry

In this Sept. 20, 2014, file photo, Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin, center, talks to running back Derrick Henry (27) before an NCAA college football game against Florida in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Kiffin makes his return to Knoxville on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014,  when the fourth-ranked Crimson Tide play the Volunteers. Kiffin coached at Tennessee for just one year before leaving for Southern California three weeks prior to National Signing Day. Although nearly five years have passed since Kiffin's hasty exit from Tennessee, Vols fans still haven't forgiven him. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Lane Kiffin factor has added intrigue to the increasingly lopsided Alabama-Tennessee rivalry.

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Injured Matt Cain is Series spectator for Giants

File - In this March 27, 2014, file photo, San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner, left, and pitcher Matt Cain watch batting practice before an exhibition baseball game against the Oakland Athletics in San Francisco. Cain has been the workhorse of the San Francisco Giants' pitching staff for years, but the elbow injury ended his season and left him rooting for his teammates in the World Series. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Well after the rest of his teammates put on their uniforms, Matt Cain wandered into the San Francisco clubhouse and changed clothes for a recent World Series practice.

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Quick sets shutout mark, LA Kings beat Sabres 2-0

Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick makes a glove save during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in Los Angeles.  The Kings won 2-0. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Although Jonathan Quick has a serious aversion to attention, the goalie reluctantly acknowledged the spotlight when he broke the Los Angeles Kings’ 36-year-old franchise record for shutouts.

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