NBA Injuries Are Mounting, Leaving League Wrestling with Who's to Blame

The play was symbolic of this 2017-18 season. A breathtaking move by one of the league's most exciting talents, the sort of spectacular athletic display that has NBA executives, league partners and fans drooling for more, only to be followed with a heart-wrenching injury that knocks yet another star out of the picture, filling Twitter timelines and national airwaves with widespread grief. Yet again.

NBA Injuries Are Skyrocketing, Leaving League Wrestling with Who's to Blame

The play was symbolic of this 2017-18 season. A breathtaking move by one of the league's most exciting talents, the sort of spectacular athletic display that has NBA executives, league partners and fans drooling for more, only to be followed with a heart-wrenching injury that knocks yet another star out of the picture, filling Twitter timelines and national airwaves with widespread grief. Yet again.