Category: Basketball

May
15
2015
blog 5.15

The rate of ankle and knee injuries in basketball players is high because it’s a sport that requires a lot of cutting, pivoting, jumping, and, most of all, landing in … More…

Dec
5
2014

Pros Do the Darndest Things

by Jessica Hettler
new blog 12.5

Unusual injuries seem to be plaguing the NFL, NBA, and other professional athletes.  We may wonder, “Is this for real?” Seems the NBA has Steve Nash (LA Lakers) injuring his … More…

Oct
28
2014
sc blog 1028

There are a number of differences between college and professional basketball that can make the transition difficult for any NBA rookie. The length of the season is the main one: … More…

Jul
29
2014
blog 7.29

It’s time for this week’s HSS Injury Report! This week there is a lot of discussion about the players competing for a spot on the USA Basketball team. See below … More…

Jul
16
2014

Ask the Expert: Sports Hernia Injuries

by Dr. Bryan Kelly and Dr. Danyal Nawabi
sports hernia blog

In this week’s installment of Ask the Expert, Dr. Bryan Kelly and Dr. Danyal Nawabi, Orthopedic Surgeons, answer your questions on sports hernia injuries: Q1. What is a sports hernia? … More…