New York KnicksDownload App

Baron Davis Explodes Knee (not for the Faint of Heart)

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 03:  A detail of the sneakers worn by Baron Davis #85 of the New York Knicks against the Miami Heat in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 3, 2012 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Ethan Sherwood StraussNBA Lead WriterJanuary 5, 2017

Baron Davis gave the Bay Area its best basketball in three decades, so it's quite sad to see for this Oaklander to see his career possibly end Sunday, in Game 5 versus the Miami Heat. It's also quite gruesome. You've been warned. 

I wish I could un-remember that knee indentation. For now, ESPN's Brian Windhorst reports that Baron dislocated his right patella

Baron Davis suffered a dislocated right patella.

— Brian Windhorst (@WindhorstESPN) May 6, 2012

Where can I comment?

Stay on your game

Latest news, insights, and forecasts on your teams across leagues.

Choose Teams
Get it on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Real-time news for your teams right on your mobile device.

Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. is part of Bleacher Report – Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network. Certain photos copyright © 2017 Getty Images. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Getty Images is strictly prohibited. AdChoices