Posts Tagged Athlete injuries

Spokesman: Ali improving from case of pneumonia

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A spokesman for boxing great Muhammad Ali says the former heavyweight champion’s condition has “vastly improved” since he was admitted to a hospital with a mild case of pneumonia during the weekend.

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A dozen football fans injured in lightning strike

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A dozen people are recovering after they were injured by an indirect lightning strike at Raymond James Stadium after a game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Green Bay Packers.

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Skiers have reservations over airbag safety system

Kjetil Jansrud, of Norway, skies on his way to victory in an alpine ski, men's World Cup Super-G in Val Gardena, Italy, Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Armando Trovati)

VAL GARDENA, Italy (AP) — Some skiers are concerned they will turn into the puffy “Michelin Man” when they are not supposed to.

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Seahawks, Packers, Cowboys, Steelers in playoffs

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) throws under pressure from Arizona Cardinals defensive end Frostee Rucker (98) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Now that they’ve qualified for the postseason, there’s no relaxing for the Packers, Lions, and Steelers.

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Rookie Beckham leads Giants past Rams 37-27

Members of the St. Louis Rams and the New York Giants fight on the sideline during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in St. Louis. Members of both teams were ejected after the altercation. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. refused to be intimidated, giving as well as he received.

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