Explore Injury Analysis

Feb 16, 2018
Love met with doctors in New York to discuss the possibility of surgery, but the team decided that screws would not be required to stabilize his hand fracture fracture. The Cavs aren't expecting him back until the last two weeks of the regular season, but he should be effective in helping the Cavs in a playoff run.

Player Injury Hot Spots
Total Injuries
Last 12 Months
4
Total Injuries
Last 3 Years
9
Injury
Description
Date
HAND
Grade 3 ligament sprain with or without partial tear (ulnar collateral ligament (UCL), radial collateral ligament (RCL)), Grade 3 tendonitis (medial, lateral, biceps) with or without partial tear, bone contusion, dislocation, stress fracture
01/30/2018
ANKLE
Grade 1 ligament sprain (low or high ankle sprain), Grade 1 tendonitis, tweak
01/03/2018
HIP
Soft tissue bruise, cut, laceration, no internal damage
12/09/2017
KNEE
Grade 2 ACL, MCL, LCL, PCL, Grade 2 tendonitis, bone contusion, cartilage tear
10/10/2017
KNEE
Grade 3 ACL, MCL, LCL, PCL - with or without partial tear, Grade 3 tendonitis, cartilage tear with complications, simple meniscus tear, microfracture
12/19/2016
BACK
Grade 1 paraspinal muscle strain
12/09/2016
CONCUSSION
No loss of consciousness, but some type of post traumatic confusion or amnesia lasting less than 20 minutes
06/05/2016
LEG
Soft tissue bruise, cut, laceration, no internal damage
02/05/2016
SHOULDER
Grade 2 rotator cuff (RC) sprain, Grade 2 ligament sprain, Grade 2 muscle sprain (pectoralis, deltoid), AC joint sprain, bone contusion
04/26/2015
BACK
Grade 1 paraspinal muscle strain
12/31/2014
BACK
Grade 1 paraspinal muscle strain
02/05/2014

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