Found February 01, 2013 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
MADISON, Wis. One minute, Frank Kaminsky was drilling consecutive 3-pointers against the No. 2-ranked college basketball team in the nation. The next minute, he couldn't even play after his left eye had been inadvertently poked by a stray finger from Indiana guard Will Sheehey in the battle for a rebound.In the blink of an eye pardon the pun Wisconsin's backup center had gone from playing some of his best basketball of the season to playing no basketball at all. He had suffered from a condition known as hyphema, which is a collection of blood inside the front part of the eye.Though doctors initially told Kaminsky he would miss only three to five days, the severity of the injury wasn't known, in part, because he couldn't open his eye for the first three days. Ultimately, he sat out three games and didn't appear in another contest for two weeks."I didn't expect two weeks," Kaminsky said before Friday's practice. "But I had to take it caref...
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