Kaapo Kakko back in Rangers’ lineup after Jimmy Vesey injury

Welcome back, Capo Cuckoo. Rangers guard Jimmy Vesey was ruled out Friday with an upper-body injury, and Kako missed Game 2 for medical reasons but returned to the lineup for Game 3 against the Panthers on Sunday afternoon. Blake Wheeler was another option but has been sidelined. Wheeler hasn’t played since suffering a lower-body injury […]

Rangers face injury obstacles heading into key Game 3 vs. Panthers

SUNRISE, Fla. — Having left Manhattan with their Eastern Conference finals series against the Panthers tied at 1-1, the Rangers arrived in the Sunshine State facing new obstacles to start the best-of-five series. The importance of having additional forward options became abundantly clear on Friday night when a hard hit from Florida’s temperamental forward Ryan […]

Yankees’ Jon Berti suffers calf injury running to first base

SAN DIEGO — The Yankees’ victory on Friday night was sweet, but it also took a worrying turn when Jon Berti suffered a serious injury in the ninth inning. The third baseman hit a grounder to the right side, took two steps from the plate, then collapsed to the ground in pain with what manager […]

Mets hope to strengthen injury filled bullpen depth with Ty Adcock

The Mets added some new pitchers on Thursday to a bullpen that has been particularly hard hit by injuries. The Mets acquired designated pick Ty Adcock from the Tigers, optioning the right-hand pitcher to Triple-A Syracuse. Adcock, 27, made his Mariners debut last year, allowing six earned runs (3.45 ERA) in 15 2/3 innings while […]

Kodai Senga’s latest injury run-in is of ‘low’ concern to Mets

CLEVELAND — Kodai Senga is battling new discomfort that is slowing his rehabilitation. The Mets’ right-hander missed a scheduled bullpen session Sunday because he felt tightness in his triceps, manager Carlos Mendoza said. Mendoza said Senga was examined by the team’s medical personnel and there was a “low-level” concern about the tightness. “He came back […]

Jalen Brunson’s injury finally crushed Knicks’ resilience

For Knicks fans, there’s no greater feeling than seeing their favorite basketball team defend the Garden the way Willis and Clyde did in the biggest Game 7 54 years ago. That was Seventh Heaven. It’s on 7th Avenue. This Seventh Heaven was supposed to be the kind of fire and roar many former Knicks may […]

OG Anunoby returns to Knicks’ starting lineup after injury

Game 7 between the Knicks and the Pacers saw everyone back on deck as prized wing OG Anunoby returned on Sunday after missing the past four games. Anunoby tested out the hamstring he injured in Game 2 and was inserted into the starting lineup along with Josh Hart, with the Knicks aiming to reach the […]

NBA Legend Paul Pierce Suffers Grisly Injury To Finger, Hospitalized

Paul Pierce took to Instagram last Friday to share a photo of his grisly finger injury. The 46-year-old basketball Hall of Famer shared a concerning update from a hospital bed. Pierce, best known for his tenure with the Boston Celtics, revealed through his Instagram story a gruesome injury to his right ring finger, which is […]