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The Republican

Isaiah Thomas will not have surgery on injured hip, according to Boston Celtics' Danny Ainge

Boston Celtics star Isaiah Thomas will not require surgery for the right hip injury that forced him into a premature playoff exit, team president of basketball operations Danny Ainge told the Boston Globe.

CSN New England

Report: Thomas won't need hip surgery

Danny Ainge told the Boston Globe Wednesday that Isaiah Thomas will not need surgery on his right hip after being hampered late in

Orlando Sentinel

Woman shot with pellet gun in Orlando, cops say

Orlando police say a suspect entered a woman’s home in the Parramore area and shot her with a pellet gun. Police were called just after 7:30 a.m. to a home in the 1000 block of Randall Avenue. The suspect ran away after shooting the victim and is still on the loose. The woman was taken to the hospital....

Inquisitr

NBA News: Andrew Bogut’s Rehab is Ahead of Schedule; Former Champ Talking to NBA Teams for Possible Comeback

Andrew Bogut is reportedly seeking an NBA return next season following a disastrous 2016-2017 NBA season. With his injury almost fully healed, the former NBA champion revealed that his camp is talking to several NBA teams that are still interested in Bogut’s services. Bogut started the 2016-2017 season with the Dallas Mavericks before being traded to the Philadelphia 76ers. The 76ers then waived the Australian big man which paved the way for the Cleveland Cavaliers to acquire Bogut. The Cavs had high hopes for the former number 1 overall pick as Andrew Bogut can give the Cavs a...

NBA

Phoenix Suns' Brandon Knight tears ACL, expected to miss 2017-18 season

PHOENIX – Phoenix Suns guard Brandon Knight has sustained a torn ACL in his left knee and will undergo surgery, it was determined following an examination with Head Team Physician Dr. Tom Carter. The injury occurred last week while Knight was playing in his native South Florida. A timetable for his return will be determined at a later date, though he is expected to miss the 2017-18 season.

Orlando Sentinel

Parents ask court to let them take Charlie Gard home to die

Charlie Gard's mother returned to a London court Tuesday to ask a judge to let her and the baby's father take their critically ill son home to die. Lawyers for the family of the 11-month-old infant and the hospital treating him appeared in Britain's High Court, a day after Charlie's parents said...

Orlando Sentinel

Jacksonville police officer injured in shootout with suspect

Authorities say a Florida police officer and a suspect have been wounded in a shootout. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said on its Twitter account that the shooting happened Tuesday afternoon. Authorities say the officer and suspect were taken to a hospital. Their conditions weren't immediately...

Plain Dealer

Derrick Rose timeline: College stardom to the Cavs

Derrick Rose has come a long way since his one-and-done year at Memphis. He won a Rookie of the Year award, an MVP and has struggled through numerous injuries. Here's a timeline.

NBA

Phoenix Suns guard Brandon Knight tears ACL

A disappointing 2016-17 season has turned into a truly dreary 2017 offseason with the news that Phoenix Suns guard Brandon Knight tore the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in his left knee last week and, after surgery, could be sidelined for all of 2017-18.

Sports Illustrated

Suns’ Brandon Knight Has Torn ACL, Likely Out for Season

Knight could reportedly miss the season with the injury.

Inquisitr

Derrick Rose Agrees To Sign One-Year Deal With The Cavs

On Monday afternoon, former New York Knicks point guard Derrick Rose agreed to a one-year deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers worth $2.1 million, according to ESPN. Last season, Rose averaged 18.0 ppg and shot 47% from the floor. Despite being injury plagued over the years, he managed to play in 64 games in his only season with the Knicks. Rose declared the Knicks were a super-team with when he joined the team last season. However, the team finished with just a 28-54 record and failed to make the playoffs as well. Joining the Cavs, Rose will be apart of a team that has been Eastern...

Pacers Insider | Indianapolis Star

Clayton Kershaw 'not optimistic' after another back injury sends him to disabled list

Clayton Kershaw isn't sure if this back injury is as severe as the 2016 malady that sidelined him 10 weeks, but he feels "a lot of frustration."       

Orlando Sentinel

Man with chainsaw wounds 5 in Swiss city; manhunt on for him

An unkempt man armed with a chainsaw wounded five people Monday at an office building in the northern Swiss city of Schaffhausen and then fled, police said. A manhunt was on for him. Police were alerted to the attack at 10:39 a.m. (0839 GMT). Five people were taken to the hospital, two of them...

Lakers Blog | Orange County Register

Dodgers lose Clayton Kershaw to back injury

LOS ANGELES — It was 86 degrees Sunday in Los Angeles when Clayton Kershaw sat down uncomfortably in the dugout after pitching the second inning. A Dodgers trainer approached him. After a quick chat the two walked down the tunnel leading into the home clubhouse. Quietly, Kershaw’s day was done. The Dodgers, who ultimately went […]

Boston Herald

Report: Irving asks out as Cav

Kyrie Irving wants the stage for himself.Cleveland’s All-Star point guard asked the Cavaliers to trade him, two sources said yesterday. Irving made the request last week to owner Dan Gilbert.A four-time All-Star, Irving has spent six seasons with the Cavs, who selected him with the No. 1 overall pick in 2011. The 25-year-old has overcome injury issues and blossomed into one of the league’s elite point guards and biggest stars.And now that he’s finally established himself playing alongside LeBron James, Irving wants out. He’s under contract for two more seasons, but the Cavs could be...

Boston Herald

AP sources: Kyrie Irving asks Cavaliers to trade him

CLEVELAND — Kyrie Irving wants the stage for himself.Cleveland's All-Star point guard has asked the Cavaliers to trade him, two people familiar with the situation told the Associated Press on Friday. Irving made the request last week to owner Dan Gilbert, said the people who spoke on condition of anonymity because the team is not commenting on the star's demands.Irving's appeal was first reported by ESPN.A four-time All-Star, Irving has spent six seasons with the Cavs, who selected him with the No. 1 overall pick in 2011. The 25-year-old has overcome injury issues and blossomed into one of...

Orlando Sentinel

Crash shuts down stretch of State Road 429 north

Northbound lanes on State Road 429 between the exits for New Independence Parkway and County Road 535 are blocked after a crash. The crash occurred about 5:20 p.m. near the toll plaza. Information about injuries was not immediately available. ktorralva@orlandosentinel.com or 407-420-5417

Orlando Sentinel

Quake damages buildings on Greek island; 2 killed, 120 hurt

A powerful earthquake shook the Greek resort island of Kos overnight, damaging older buildings and the main port, killing at least two people and causing more than 120 injuries. The 6.5-magnitude quake about 1:30 a.m. Friday rattled other islands and Turkey's Aegean coast as well, but Kos was nearest...

Orlando Sentinel

County employee bitten by rattlesnake at Volusia landfill

A bite from a venomous snake caused a Volusia County employee to be rushed to a local hospital Wednesday afternoon, said county manager Jim Dinneen. A rattlesnake bit the man on the shin just above his boot around 2:30 p.m. while he was at the 3,200-acre Tomoka Landfill at 1990 Tomoka Farms Road,...

Orlando Sentinel

Man shot by deputy outside WWE training center ruled incompetent for trial

A man shot by an Orange County deputy after trying to get inside the WWE Performance Center in east Orange County has been deemed incompetent to proceed in his aggravated-assault trial. Circuit Judge Leticia Marques ordered Armando Montalvo, 30, committed to a state mental hospital and scheduled...

Orlando Sentinel

Sen. John McCain's tumor is one of the most aggressive forms of brain cancer

Sen. John McCain's tumor is one of the most aggressive forms of brain cancer, and his family and doctors are deliberating next treatment options. The senator had undergone surgery last week to have a blood clot removed from above his left eye, and that clot turned out to be a sign that a tumor...

Boston Herald

AP source: Cavaliers talking contract with Derrick Rose

CLEVELAND — The Cavaliers could be adding another former MVP to their roster.Looking to close the gap on the champion Golden State Warriors, Cleveland is in contract talks with free agent guard Derrick Rose, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Thursday. Rose, whose career has been sidetracked by injuries, could sign a one-year deal for the veterans minimum, according to the person, who spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because of the sensitive nature of the talks.Cleveland has salary cap issues and is limited in what it can offer Rose, who made $21.3...

Akron Beacon Journal

Cavaliers talking contract with Derrick Rose

CLEVELAND: A person familiar with the negotiations says the Cleveland Cavaliers are discussing a contract with former NBA MVP Derrick Rose.The team is discussing a one-year deal with Rose, said the person who spoke Thursday to the Associated Press on condition of anonymity because of the sensitive nature of the talks.Cleveland is limited in what it can offer the free agent guard, whose career has been slowed by knee injuries. Rose made $21.3 million while playing in 64 games for the New York Knicks last season.ESPN.com first reported the Cavs’ interest in the 28-year-old Rose.The Cavs...

Orlando Sentinel

Donations at Florida Hospital breast milk depot on the rise

They’re like breast-milk fairies: there one minute and gone the next, depositing virus- and bacteria-fighting liquid gold — all while their babies snooze in the backseat. Thanks in part to a drive-through, drop-off system at Florida Hospital for Women in Orlando, contributions to the institution’s...

Orlando Sentinel

Fatal crash shuts down SR 528 west

Westbound State Road 528 near Innovation Way (mile marker 20) in east Orange County is currently shut down after a fatal crash, according to Florida Highway Patrol. The crash involves a dump truck and a pickup truck, troopers say. One person was killed and another was taken to the hospital. Troopers...

Orlando Sentinel

Richard Anderson may get $60K from Apopka to settle firing lawsuit that followed serious-injury crash

Richard Anderson, who retired in 2014 as Central Florida’s highest-paid city administrator with two pensions and two lucrative personal-services contracts with Apopka, may get $60,000 more from the city to settle a lawsuit over his firing last year. His firing followed a serious-injury crash in...

Arizona Republic

Phoenix Suns get good news on Marquese Chriss ankle injury

Marquese Chriss should be ready for training camp after suffering a sprained ankle in Summer League action         

CSN Philly

Rookie of the Year odds lengthen for Ben Simmons, Markelle Fultz after summer league

Markelle Fultz's summer league experience was cut short because of injury. Ben Simmons didn't play. Still, with 2017's summer league action in the books, the two

Jud Buechler On Lonzo Ball's Calf, His 'Dynamite' Start And The Finals

Los Angeles Lakers summer league head coach Jud Buechler on the Lakers beating the Dallas Mavericks and heading to the championship! Buechler updates us on what he knows about Lonzo Ball's calf injury and whether he thinks we'll play together. Plus, Buec

LeBron James Injury | Cavaliers vs Spurs | March 27, 2017 | 2016-17 NBA Season

LeBron James Injury | Cavaliers vs Spurs | March 27, 2017 | 2016-17 NBA Season - Like & Share if you like this video! If you dislike, please comment suggestions for improvement next videos. - For live streaming and NBA news, go to NBA.com and

Curry on Durant's injury: Warriors have to step up

Stephen Curry explains to Dan Patrick how the Warriors' offense changes with Kevin Durant injured.