Category: Injury

Chris Bosh Diagnosed with Pulmonary Embolism 0

Chris Bosh Diagnosed with Pulmonary Embolism

Update (2/17/16): Chris Bosh was ruled out of the All-Star game with what was initially described as a calf strain. It was later determined, however, that a small deep vein thrombosis (blood clot) was found in Bosh’s calf, and that he is back...

Miami Heat Receive Josh McRoberts Disabled Player Exception 0

Miami Heat Receive Josh McRoberts Disabled Player Exception

The Miami Heat lost Josh McRoberts for the rest of the season after he underwent surgery to repair the torn lateral meniscus in his right knee last Monday. As a result, the league office has granted the Heat a disabled player exception...

Josh McRoberts Tears Right Lateral Meniscus, Possibly Out for Season 0

Josh McRoberts Tears Right Lateral Meniscus, Possibly Out for Season

Update (12/22/14): Josh McRoberts had the torn lateral meniscus in his right knee repaired (versus partially removed). A repair approach has a significantly longer recovery time, but much better long-term prognosis. The surgery will be season-ending. The Heat has applied for a $2.65 million disabled...

Through Severe Knee Injuries, Dwyane Wade Continues to Endure 0

Through Severe Knee Injuries, Dwyane Wade Continues to Endure

Despite his passion for the game, Dwyane Wade was not much more than an average basketball player as a youngster. Initially, he made a bigger impression on the football coaches at H.L. Richards High School in Oak Lawn, on the South Side...