Steph Curry's medial collateral ligament (MCL) -- just like yours -- is a dense band of fibrous tissue inside of the knee joint, right where the femur meets the tibia. When the foot goes out to the side and the knee goes in, the joint is stretched open.
Perhaps lightning will strike and Greinke will be unhittable again. But maybe not. I am perfectly aware that a sample size of one is a risky proposition. Maybe Greinke will prove the exception and defy the odds. But in this case, those odds are quite long.
Instead of just looking at how often a player's at-bat ends in a strikeout, we can now see how frequently they swing and miss. Why limit ourselves to evaluating the player solely by the end result when there are many data points from within the at-bats?
The future of sports may belong to late-bloomers. To a significant degree, it already does. The latest late-bloomer to make news -- in motion in the green sneakers -- is quarterback Carson Wentz. Last week, Wentz became the second pick in the NFL Draft.
With changes sure to be made later this year as Major League Baseball reconstructs its collective bargaining agreement, here's a suggestion or two to amend the Major League draft.
Have you, as a parent, ever checked to see who is around to help provide first aid in the event of a serious injury to your child? The coach, you say? Well, before depending on your child's coach, it might be wise to talk to them.
If Jimmy Winkfield were here today, I would certainly tell him how much I admired his strength, his intelligence and his resilience. And that I am so proud to be doing this play about his life!
In predominantly Kurdish South-eastern Turkey, soccer pitches have moreover become venues for the assertion of Kurdish identity against the backdrop of clashes between security forces, fighters of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), and Kurdish youth with Amedspor SK.
Wesley So won a spectacular blitz game at the Ultimate Blitz Challenge in the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis last Friday. It was power chess with hard to see threats and surprising sacrifices.