New York Giants tell David Wilson his career is over

On Monday the New York Giants announced that two doctors have advised promising young running back David Wilson to stop playing football. The doctors told the 23-year-old that the condition of his neck and spine were such that he should retire.

Brady Aiken advisor criticizes Houston Astros, MLB

San Diego prep lefty Brady Aiken made history when the Houston Astros made him the first high school pitcher taken with the No. 1 pick in the MLB Draft since 1991. It was a huge day for the 17-year-old who had become the consensus top player in the 2014 MLB Draft class. But now with time running out for him to sign a contract with the Astros, issues are popping up in the negotiations.

Top Houston Astros prospect Carlos Correa out for “significant amount of time”

The Houston Astros have an absolutely stocked minor league system that should produce a number of impact players over the next few seasons, but the top player in the team’s pipeline could be out for quite some time. Carlos Correa, the No. 1 overall pick from the 2012 MLB Draft, suffered a serious right ankle injury on Saturday and will likely miss significant chunk of time as a result.

Jermichael Finley cleared by his doctor

Former Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley got great news recently, and on Thursday his agent shared it with the football world. The 27-year-old has been medically cleared by his doctor after suffering a terrible spine injury during the 2013 season.

Kobe Bryant began six-month training program on Monday

Kobe Bryant began an intense, six-month training program on Monday with eyes towards being in peak shape when the 2014-15 season rolls around.

Yu Darvish to miss Opening Day start for Rangers

Texas Rangers starting pitchers continue dropping like Spinal Tap’s drummers. On Tuesday it was announced that ace Yu Darvish will not start for the team on Opening Day thanks to a stiff neck.

Lakers expect Kobe Bryant back before the All-Star break

Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike D’Antoni says he expects star guard Kobe Bryant to play before the NBA’s All-Star break that is scheduled from February 14-16.

Rajon Rondo likely to make season debut on Friday

Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo has been out for almost a year after tearing the ACL in his right knee. For months there was no specific timeline for his return, but on Thursday it was revealed that Rondo will return on Friday night to face the Los Angeles Lakers.

Green Bay Packers: Perfect timing for Aaron Rodgers to return to action

He’s back.

It’s felt like an eternity for Packers fans, but quarterback Aaron Rodgers will return to the playing field this Sunday for the first time since breaking his left collarbone in Green Bay’s Week 9 loss to the Chicago Bears.

Packers coach Mike McCarthy announced during his morning press conference on Thursday that “It’s time for Aaron to play.”

Green Bay Packers: Aaron Rodgers not yet cleared by medical staff

The Green Bay Packers have yet to clear quarterback Aaron Rodgers this week and it is starting to look like he will be sidelined again in Week 16. Rodgers got some work in practice last week and looked pretty good, but the team’s medical staff has yet to clear him. Rodgers broke his left collarbone […]

Green Bay Packers: Matt Flynn to start on Thanksgiving, Aaron Rodgers out

On Wednesday afternoon Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy confirmed that quarterback Aaron Rodgers would miss the team’s Thanksgiving Day clash with the Detroit Lions and backup Matt Flynn will start in his place.

Arian Foster: Houston Texans officially place RB on injured reserve

The Houston Texans officially placed running back Arian Foster on injured reserve Tuesday afternoon, officially ending his season. Foster was told by several back specialists that he needs season-ending surgery to repair damage in the area. He sought out multiple opinions in an effort to avoid surgery, but no one would clear him to play.

Steven Stamkos out indefinitely with broken tibia

In a gut-wrenching scene Monday night, Tampa Bay Lightning forward Steven Stamkos broke his right leg as he crashed into his team’s goal during a matchup with the Boston Bruins. Stamkos will undergo surgery on Tuesday and is out indefinitely.

Steve Nash: Los Angeles Lakers concerned about point guard’s back

Los Angeles Lakers point guard Steve Nash has only played sparingly this season and has looked hobbled when he’s been on the floor. Sunday night the Lakers lost badly to the Minnesota Timberwolves 113-90 and Nash sat out the second half because of a back injury. Reports now suggest the Lakers are seriously concerned about their 39-year-old point guard’s back.

Seattle Seahawks: Sidney Rice out for year with torn ACL

The Seattle Seahawks are currently 7-1 and are clearly one of the best teams in the NFL. Some think they’re the odds-on favorites to win the NFC this year, but that task just got a whole lot more difficult.