Athlete health

October 31, 2019 - 4:07 pm
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals will be without running back David Johnson and right tackle Justin Murray when they face the undefeated San Francisco 49ers on Thursday night. Both players were listed as questionable on Wednesday's injury report, but coach Kliff Kingsbury had left open...
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Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg reacts after the out out in the sixth inning of Game 2 of the baseball World Series against the Houston Astros Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, in Houston. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
October 30, 2019 - 10:54 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — The shutdown that shook baseball paid off for Stephen Strasburg and the Washington Nationals. It just took seven seasons. Strasburg was voted MVP of the World Series following the Nationals' 6-2 win over the Houston Astros in Game 7 on Wednesday night, the first title in the 51...
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This undated photo provided by the Tarrant County Sheriff's Department in Fort Worth, Texas shows Josh Hamilton, a former Major League Baseball player with the Texas Rangers who was arrested Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019 and charged with injury to a child after his 14-year-old daughter told his ex-wife that he'd struck her. Hamilton turned himself in Wednesday to the Tarrant County Jail in Fort Worth, Texas, and was released on $35,000 bond. (Tarrant County Sheriff's Department via AP)
October 30, 2019 - 5:41 pm
KELLER, Texas (AP) — Former All-Star slugger Josh Hamilton has been charged with injury to a child after his 14-year-old daughter told his ex-wife that he had struck her. Hamilton, 38, surrendered Wednesday to the Tarrant County Jail in Fort Worth, Texas, and was released on $35,000 bond. If...
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Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa (13) walks off the field having missed the game due to an earlier injury after an NCAA college football game against Arkansas, Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Vasha Hunt)
October 30, 2019 - 10:30 am
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is returning to practice, but tight end Miller Forristall could be out for the next six weeks. Coach Nick Saban says that Tagovailoa could be "a game time decision" with a sprained right ankle but he was set to practice Wednesday. Mac Jones...
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Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young (11) is helped up off the court after an injury during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat, Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
October 29, 2019 - 8:00 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Atlanta's Trae Young didn't want to see the video of the play where he sprained his right ankle. It hurt enough the first time. Young left the Hawks' game against the Miami Heat on Tuesday night after enduring a sprain — he said it was the first of his life — in the second quarter. The...
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FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2018, file photo, Washington Redskins offensive tackle Trent Williams (71) sets up to block in front of Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue (91) during the second half of an NFL football game in Jacksonville, Fla. A person with knowledge of the situation says Williams has reported to the Redskins, ending his holdout. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, because the team had not announced Williams’ return. He can be kept off the 53-man roster for up to three weeks after reporting. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)
October 29, 2019 - 3:23 pm
Trent Williams stayed put, as did Josh Norman, Chris Harris Jr. and Le'Veon Bell. Jamal Adams, Melvin Gordon and Patrick Peterson aren't going anywhere, either. The NFL trade deadline was a dud this year but only because teams didn't wait for the cutoff to swap draft picks and established stars,...
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Houston Rockets guard Russell Westbrook (0) drives to the basket as Oklahoma City Thunder guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (2) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Oct. 28, 2019, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)
October 28, 2019 - 9:05 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — After Russell Westbrook helped the Houston Rockets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night in his first meeting against his former team he insisted there weren't different emotions in facing the guys he played with for so long. "When I hoop I have no friends," he said. "On the...
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Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) grabs a rebound against Atlanta Hawks guard Vince Carter (15) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Oct. 28, 2019, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
October 28, 2019 - 8:55 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Joel Embiid missed the previous game with an ankle injury, and the Philadelphia 76ers weren't sure he'd be able to play Monday night until he tested it during warmups. He didn't seem to be in any pain. Embiid scored 36 points, including the winning free throws with 5.3 seconds left,...
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Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) goes to the basket between New Orleans Pelicans guard Kenrich Williams and forward Brandon Ingram (14) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Monday, Oct. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
October 28, 2019 - 7:47 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Stephen Curry had 26 points and 11 assists, and the Golden State Warriors won for the first time this season, beating the winless New Orleans Pelicans 134-123 on Monday night. Draymond Green had 16 points, 17 rebounds and 10 assists for the injury-riddled Warriors, who dropped...
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Houston Astros' George Springer celebrates after scoring on a dingle by Yuli Gurriel during the eighth inning of Game 5 of the baseball World Series against the Washington Nationals Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
October 27, 2019 - 8:07 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Game 5 of the World Series (all times local): 11:05 p.m. Yuli Gurriel poked an RBI single up the middle to give the Houston Astros a 5-1 lead over the Washington Nationals after eight innings of Game 5. George Springer led off with a double off Daniel Hudson, who...
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