Ankle sprains can be a painful part of those pick-up games of basketball

April 9, 2016

Ankle sprains are among the most common sports injuries. Whether it’s football, soccer or basketball, almost all athletes – pros and weekend warriors alike – are at risk. Take, for example, Phoenix Suns center Alex Len, who sustained a right ankle sprain or his teammate, point guard Brandon Knight, who recently sprained his left ankle. […]

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When a Pick-Up Game of Basketball Leads to Foot Pain – Plantar Fasciitis in Basketball

March 1, 2016

For many Weekend Warriors, the tip off of March Madness leads to more than a few pick-up games of basketball. To avoid landing on the disabled list while reliving your glory days and trying to prove that you’ve still got a great jump shot, Cody Olson, DO, an orthopedic surgeon with Banner Medical Group, recommends […]

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