Under-the-Radar Season-Ending Injuries That Hurt NBA Teams This Year

« Prev
1 of 7
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
Under-the-Radar Season-Ending Injuries That Hurt NBA Teams This Year
USA TODAY Sports
The Cleveland Cavaliers lost Anderson Varejao for the season on Jan. 18.

Every NBA season there are star players that suffer severe injuries, effectively ending their teams' chances at contending for a title. Last season Derrick Rose tore his ACL in the first game of the playoffs. This year Kevin Love, Rajon Rondo and Kobe Bryant all suffered season-ending injuries, while Rose and Andrew Bynum never even played a game for their teams.

Injuries to non-stars do happen as well, and sometimes that can be completely devastating to a team. Season-ending injuries to these five players may have gone overlooked, but they had major negative impact on each team.

Begin Slideshow »
Load More Stories

Follow B/R on Facebook

Out of Bounds

NBA

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.