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Covering sports injuries from the perspective of a certified athletic trainer and backed by analytics.

The Effects of the Tyson Chandler Injury

The Knicks will face the Bobcats Friday night without the services of center Tyson Chandler. Chandler suffered a non-displaced fracture of the fibula after colliding with Kemba Walker. The fibula is one of the two bones of the lower leg. It sits on the outside of the leg and supports the tibia but isn’t considered […]

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A 5-year Look at ACL Injuries in the NBA

Earlier today my friend and colleague Will Carroll (@injuryexpert) tweeted an interesting statistic. Carroll revealed that Geno Atkins’ torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) was the 40th reported ACL injury in the NFL this season. The question was raised for an interleague comparison between the NFL and the NBA. While I don’t have the numbers for […]

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The 2013-2014 Season is Upon Us

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