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Pro Sports Daily:
As of this writing, the latest news surrounding Ryan Anderson's condition is that he remained in Boston Saturday to undergo further testing.
As the Pelicans prepared to play the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night, Anderson remained hospitalized, undergoing a series of tests to determine the severity of Anderson's ailment, which originally was diagnosed as a cervical stinger.
Obviously this type of injury isn't the run-of-the-mill bone bruise or sprained ankle. A standard X-ray and/or MRI may not be enough to gauge severity. Consequently, several electrodiagnostic studies might be taken and likely include an electromyography (EMG) and a nerve conduction study (NCS). In essence, these tests help doctors make a diagnosis by looking for discrepancies of electrical signals of affected nerves and muscles.
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The New Orleans Pelicans say forward Ryan Anderson has been diagnosed with a herniated disk and will be out indefinitely.
The 6-foot-10 Anderson has been New Orleans' leading scorer, averaging 19.8 points per game, along with 6.5 rebounds and 3.6 assists.
Anderson's injury occurred during a game in Boston on Jan. 3, when he collided hard with the Celtics' Gerald Wallace...
Laugh all you want about the Pelicans nickname, but Ryan Anderson has been playing extremely well this season.
The Pelicans announced Tuesday that forward Ryan Anderson is out indefinitely after suffering a herniated disk. Anderson suffered the injury last Friday after a collision withCeltics forward Gerald Wallace.
Anderson was taken off the court on a stretcher. It’s...
The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that Ryan Anderson has been diagnosed with a herniated disc. Anderson suffered the injury following a collision with Gerald Wallace during the fourth quarter of the January 3 game at Boston. The 6’10” forward is out indefinitely. In 22 games this season, Anderson is averaging 19.8 points, 6.5 rebounds and 3.6 assists in 36.1 minutes...
The Pelicans announced Tuesday that forward Ryan Anderson is out indefinitely after suffering a herniated disk. Anderson suffered the injury last Friday after a scary collision with Celtics forward Gerald Wallace. Anderson laid motionless on the court for several minutes before being immobilized and taken off court on a stretcher.
He stayed in Boston for several days recovering...
The New Orleans Pelicans are currently 3 spots out of the Western Conference playoffs. Their record on the season is 15-17 and they are 4 games back of Dallas for that 8th spot. As a New Year starts you want to have a positive outlook on the rest of the season. Although, when Ryan Anderson went down with a herniated disk, (multiple reports say he will be out indefinitely), it’s...
A lanky big man who can shoot from the perimeter, put the ball on the floor, rebound and defend at the highest of levels.
For former Boston Celtic Greg Stiemsma, those were the traits that made Kevin Garnett a one-of-a-kind talent.
And then he came to New Orleans and is now playing with KG 2.0, better known to most as Anthony Davis.
While Davis isn't trying to mirror Garnett...
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Coming off a loss in Chicago, the C’s had to wait until Friday morning to touchdown in Boston due to the severe weather. The storm was just the beginning of the challenge for the Celtics because the Pelicans were perched and ready to deal them another blow to their recent losing skid.
The C’s were not going to allow this game to be like the last one. They...