There is a common enemy among NBA teams besides each other that is known simply as the “injury bug.” This disease can affect a team or player or both, and it can ruin seasons and even careers. There are a number of players suffering from it heading into the 2012-13 NBA season.
The 2012 offseason has seen injured players of every skill level and variety. Whether they are foreign players or American ones, they are susceptible to injuries. The same is true for older veterans on their way out of the game, young players on the verge of superstardom or established superstars trying to build Hall-of-Fame-worthy careers.
The 2012-13 season will begin with players of all these varieties battling injuries. Here, we will give you the latest updates on the biggest names as far as how their injury is progressing and when they will be able to step back out on the court.
So do your stretches, eat your fruits and veggies, get hydrated and read on.