Posts Tagged Athlete injuries

Warriors exercise options on Barnes, Ezeli

Golden State Warriors center Festus Ezeli, right, of Nigeria, goes to the basket against Sacramento Kings forward Derrick Williams during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Wednesday Oct. 29 2014.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Golden State Warriors have picked up the fourth-year options on the contracts of forward Harrison Barnes and center Festus Ezeli for next season.

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Beilein says Michigan still has plenty of leaders

Michigan guard Caris Levert (23), Derrick Walton Jr., (10) and Zak Irvin (21) pose during the men's NCAA college basketball media day in Ann Arbor, Mich., Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — When John Beilein first took over at Michigan, he envisioned a roster with plenty of continuity from year to year.

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Browns trying to figure out sluggish running game

BAREA, Ohio (AP) — The Browns running game was one of the team’s biggest strengths early in the season. Now, it’s become a crutch in the wake of Pro Bowl center Alex Mack’s season-ending leg injury.

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Chargers cornerback Verrett out indefinitely

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Chargers will lose rookie cornerback Jason Verrett for at least one game and probably longer with a torn labrum in his left shoulder.

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PSG back on Marseille’s heels in French league

Marseille's Andre-Pierre Gignac, right, in action with Lyon's Milan Bisevac, left, during their French League One soccer match at Gerland stadium, in Lyon, central France, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)

PARIS (AP) — After two consecutive losses in the space of four days, the joy in Marseille has given way to uncertainty about whether the team is really up for a title push.

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