February 2012 Basketball Wiretap
Eric Gordon To Undergo Knee Surgery
The doctors expect that Eric Gordon will be fully recovered and able to return to playing in up to six weeks.
Back Specialist Confirms No Strutural Issue With Rose
Derrick Rose visited a back specialist on Monday and confirmed the Bulls' diagnosis.
Bass Out 10-14 Days Due To Knee Inflammation
Brandon Bass felt soreness after Boston’s loss in Toronto on Friday night.
Wade Back In Pre-Injury Form
In Dwyane Wade’s past five games he has scored at least 25 points.
Kobe Proud Of No Lockout-Related Injuries
Kobe Bryant tore a ligament in his right wrist in December, but he has yet to suffer a lockout related injury.
Rose To See Back Specialist
Tom Thibodeau said Derrick Rose will see a specialist on Monday.
Bargnani Rehabilitating Injury With Water Work
Andrea Bargnani has been rehabilitating his strained calf in a swimming pool.
Varejao Fractures Right Wrist, Return Date Unknown
Anderson Varejao received strong All-Star consideration.
Brook Lopez Set To Return From Broken Foot
Brook Lopez has not played this season after breaking a bone in his foot on Dec. 21.
Bulls Improve To 5-1 Without Rose
The Bulls improved to 5-1 this season without reigning MVP Derrick Rose.
Ginobili Cleared For Saturday Return Against Nets
Manu Ginobili missed 22 games after fracturing his fifth metacarpal Jan. 2.
Bargnani Could Miss Extended Time With Strained Calf
Andrea Bargnani’s return is still unknown, according to coach Dwane Casey.
Bogans Out For Season With Ankle Injury
Keith Bogans has been diagnosed with a complete tear of the deltoid ligament as well as a fractured left ankle.
Kidd Utilizing Cryotherapy To Recover From Strained Calf
In an attempt to quickly recover from a strained calf, Jason Kidd has been utilizing cryotherapy.
Kobe Believes Wrist Fully Healed
Kobe Bryant said the torn ligament in his right wrist is fully healed.
Hawes, Brand Questionable Against Spurs
Spencer Hawes and Elton Brand are listed as questionable for tonight's game against the Spurs.
Bargnani Not Cleared For Basketball Related Activity
Andrea Bargnani has still not been cleared to return to basketball action.
MRI Confirms Torn Achilles For Billups
Chauncey Billups will miss the remainder of the season.
Gallinari's Chip Fracture Happened Prior To Pro Career
Danilo Gallinari will remain in a walking boot for three to five days.
Anthony Out 1-2 Weeks With Strained Right Groin
Carmelo Anthony will miss the next one to two weeks due to a strained right groin.
Nowitzki Concedes Play Not Deserving Of All-Star Consideration
Dirk Nowitzki is averaging 16.4 points and 8.0 rebounds since sitting out four games to rehabilitate his knee.
Curry Admits To Being A Step Slow
Stephen Curry sprained his ankle three times this season before switching to a shoe with better support.
Clippers Fear Billups Lost For Season
Chauncey Billups suffered a severe left Achilles injury in a win over the Magic on Monday night.
Rose Sidelined By Back Spasms
Derrick Rose sat out the second half of the Bulls’ 108-97 win over the Nets on Monday because of lower back spasms.
Gallinari Out With Chip Fracture In Left Foot
Danilo Gallinari is out indefinitely with a chip fracture in his left foot.
Ginobili Nearing Return From Fractured Shooting Hand
Manu Ginobili has been out with a fractured fifth metacarpal in his left hand.
Billups Injures Left Achilles
Chauncey Billups injured his left Achilles tendon during the fourth quarter of the Clippers' overtime win at Orlando.
Anthony Leaves Game With Groin Injury
Carmelo Anthony left Monday's game against the Jazz with 6:10 remaining in the first quarter due to a strained right groin.
Nelson Cleared To Return From Concussion
Jameer Nelson has missed five games since sustaining a concussion on Jan. 27th.
Baron Davis Has Setback, Not Expected Before All-Star Break
Baron Davis cannot get back into the lineup until seven to 10 days after he starts practicing again.