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Injury Roundup: Clayton Kershaw, Tylor Megill, Ryan Mountcastle (2022 Fantasy Baseball)
By Cristian Crespo on May, 16th 2022

New week, new injuries to report. Many players popped up on the injury report in the past week, and some were able to avoid serious injuries. Let’s take a look at those who were not so lucky. Arizona Diamondbacks Carson … read more »

Injury Roundup: Carlos Correa, Jonathan India, Andrew Vaughn (2022 Fantasy Baseball)
By Cristian Crespo on May, 9th 2022

While new names continue to pill onto injury reports throughout the league, repeat offenders are also making their way back on. Not only are players going through physical ailments, but cases of illnesses are also spreading throughout the league. Below … read more »

What Does Surgery Mean For Ben Simmons? (2022 Fantasy Basketball)
By Deepak Chona - MD on May, 6th 2022

Ben Simmons’ (PG – BKN) skill set had obvious room for improvement, but now will he even make it back to that? The short answer is “Yes, for some time.” The Nets are reporting a three-to-four month recovery window, which is … read more »

2022 NFL Draft: David Ojabo Injury Overview (2022 Fantasy Football)
By Deepak Chona - MD on May, 3rd 2022

This one almost hurts to write about. Edge rusher David Ojabo was just about to secure his future, only to have it derailed at the last minute by a ruptured Achilles during his Pro Day workout. He was projected to … read more »

Why ACL Data Says Buy Low on Saquon Barkley (2022 Fantasy Football)
By Deepak Chona - MD on May, 3rd 2022

To fantasy football owners who drafted Saquon Barkley (RB – NYG) last year, I truly am sorry for your loss. 850 yards and four total TDs from your first or second-round selection was obviously not what you envisioned when you … read more »

Injury Roundup: Kris Bryant, Adalberto Mondesi, Mitch Haniger (2022 Fantasy Baseball)
By Cristian Crespo on May, 2nd 2022

Almost a month on the 2022 season has gone by and, while we have seen a lot of positive updates on previous injuries, others are plaguing impact players on our fantasy rosters. Here are updates from around the league: Arizona … read more »

2022 NBA Playoffs: Joel Embiid Injury Analysis
By Deepak Chona - MD on April, 30th 2022

When is Joel Embiid coming back? He’s out indefinitely with a fractured facial bone + concussion. If everything goes great with the concussion recovery, he could be back as early as five days. That would make him eligible by Game … read more »

2022 NFL Draft: Derek Stingley Jr. Injury Overview
By Deepak Chona - MD on April, 28th 2022

Derek Stingley Jr. projects to be selected in the top 10, but how much concern do teams need to have on a player coming straight off of Lisfranc (foot) surgery in September? NFL players can return to the field as early … read more »

2022 NFL Draft Injury Analysis: Jameson Williams, George Pickens, Justyn Ross
By Deepak Chona - MD on April, 27th 2022

If I said that you could avoid that crushing feeling of having your promising fantasy season derailed by injury, and all you had to do was casually follow along, would you do it? I’m Deepak Chona, MD, a Stanford-trained orthopedic … read more »

2022 NFL Draft: Drake London Injury Overview (Fantasy Football)
By Deepak Chona - MD on April, 27th 2022

The top WR in the draft according to many analysts, Drake London (WR) hasn’t seen the field since he fractured his ankle this October. During his recovery, he then strained his hamstring, which caused his Pro Day to be pushed … read more »