Posts Tagged Athlete injuries

George Hill’s layup lifts Pacers over Wizards 103-101

Indiana Pacers forward Solomon Hill (44) shoots in front of Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, March 25, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

WASHINGTON (AP) — George Hill’s driving layup with 2.7 seconds left lifted the Indiana Pacers over the Washington Wizards 103-101 on Wednesday night, snapping the Pacers’ six-game losing streak.

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Hawks rally in 4th, down Magic 95-83 to end losing streak

Orlando Magic's Victor Oladipo (5) gets off a shot over Atlanta Hawks' Kent Bazemore, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, March 25, 2015, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Paul Millsap had 25 points and 11 rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks snapped a three-game losing streak with a 95-83 victory over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night.

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Nets’ Thaddeus Young leaves with left knee injury

Charlotte Hornets' Al Jefferson, center, loses the ball as he is trapped by Brooklyn Nets' Brook Lopez, left, and Thaddeus Young, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, March 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Brooklyn forward Thaddeus Young left the Nets’ game Wednesday night against the Charlotte Hornets because of a hyperextended knee. He was ruled out for the rest of the game.

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Judge lets ex-NHL player lawsuit over concussions continue

Vancouver Canucks' Derek Dorsett (51) flies over Winnipeg Jets' Lee Stempniak (20) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward)

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The NHL’s motion to dismiss a class-action lawsuit brought by former players over concussion-related injuries has been largely rejected by a federal judge, allowing the claims to move forward.

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Heat missing 3 key players against Celtics

Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade shoots during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

BOSTON (AP) — Dwyane Wade, Hassan Whiteside and Chris Andersen have been ruled out for the Miami Heat’s game at Boston.

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