Posts Tagged Athlete injuries

Texans remain in hunt with 25-13 win over Ravens

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt (99) celebrates after sacking Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans are down to a fourth-string quarterback and No. 1 overall pick Jadeveon Clowney has hardly played all season because of a knee injury.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Cardinals roughed up 35-6 by Seahawks

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Michael Floyd falls after making a catch against the Seattle Seahawks during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals had everything they wanted: A rowdy, packed-in home crowd, a division title and home-field advantage all the way through the Super Bowl on the line.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Bruins rally for 4-3 overtime win against Sabres

Boston Bruins' Loui Eriksson, of Sweden, right, celebrates with teammate Chris Kelly (23) after scoring the winning goal during overtime in an NHL hockey game in Boston, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. The Bruins won 4-3. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

BOSTON (AP) — Dougie Hamilton got the Boston Bruins to overtime, and then Loui Eriksson stepped up again.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Kane leads Blackhawks past Maple Leafs 4-0

Chicago Blackhawks goalie Antti Raanta (31), celebrates with teammate David Rundblad (5), of Sweden, after defeating the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-0 during an NHL hockey game in Chicago, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

CHICAGO (AP) — Playing with heavy hearts, Patrick Kane and the Chicago Blackhawks earned a difficult win.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Miles scores 28 to help Pacers hold off Wolves

Indiana Pacers guard C.J. Miles (0) gestures after making a shot during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves in Minneapolis, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. Miles had a game-high 28 points as the Pacers won 100-96. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers walked into Target Center with heavy legs Sunday night, playing the second game of a tough back-to-back that started in Denver the night before.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,