Posts Tagged Athlete injuries

Hornets first-round pick Vonleh out 6-8 weeks

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Hornets say rookie forward Noah Vonleh will be out for six to eight weeks after surgery to repair a sports hernia.

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Former PSU player says concussion was untreated

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Former Portland State linebacker Zach Walen has filed a $5 million suit against Portland State, the NCAA and Oregon Health Sciences University claiming he was not treated properly for a concussion.

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Tennessee OT Gilliam out for year with torn ACL

In this Aug. 31, 2014, photo, Tennessee left tackle Jacob Gilliam is helped off the field after sustaining a knee injury against Utah State in Knoxville, Tenn. Gilliam is out for the season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament according to coach Butch Jones. (AP Photo, Michael Patrick/Knoxville News Sentinel)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee offensive tackle Jacob Gilliam will miss the remainder of the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee Sunday during a 38-7 victory over Utah State.

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Jets S Allen cleared, says he’ll start at CB

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The experiment in the New York Jets’ secondary is about to get its first true test.

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Gophers lose starting DT Scott Ekpe to knee injury

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The depth at defensive line that Minnesota brought into the season will be tested immediately.

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