Trail Blazers guard Rodney Hood was back on the court for Game 1 of the Western Conference finals, just two days after suffering a bone bruise in his left knee.
Rockets star James Harden said he “can barely see” after being inadvertently hit in both eyes Tuesday night. Golden State’s Stephen Curry also briefly left the game when he dislocated the middle finger on his left hand in the first quarter.
Cristiano Ronaldo was substituted off with an apparent leg injury in Portugal’s Euro 2020 qualifying match against Serbia on Monday.
The Blue Devils fall out of the lead after Syracuse wins in OT. The Wolverines have been the nation’s most consistent team.
Running back Lamar Miller, wide receiver Keke Coutee and nose tackle Brandon Dunn did not travel with the Texans to Philadelphia and have been ruled out for Sunday’s game, the team announced.
NBA players reached out to Brooklyn Nets guard Caris LeVert, who suffered a severe injury against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Nets standout Caris LeVert suffered a significant injury to his right leg in Monday’s loss to the Timberwolves and was taken to a hospital after being carried off the court.
Texans QB Deshaun Watson reportedly took a bus to Jacksonville because the team thought flying would be bad for his bruised lung and injured ribs.
Spurs starting point guard Dejounte Murray went down Sunday with a right knee injury. He’s expected to undergo an MRI on Monday, a source told ESPN’s Michael C. Wright.
Cubs closer Pedro Strop will have an MRI Friday after injuring his hamstring running out a grounder in the 10th. He said he expects to be out at least two weeks. Manager Joe Maddon says he has no idea who will close on Friday.