The 20 Gutsiest Performances in Sports History

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The 20 Gutsiest Performances in Sports History

It just sounded absurd. You don't walk eight days after knee surgery.

Yeah, run a little bit. I dare you. You're back in bed for eight weeks.

Brandon Roy took it so much further. The Portland star came back from a knee surgery just eight days before to score 10 points in 27 minutes of play in Saturday's 96-87 win in Game Four of the Trail Blazers' first-round playoff win against Phoenix.

Announcers and pundits were calling it the gutsiest performance in sports history. Whoa there, hero. Before you go dealing in all that hyperbole, let's put Roy's performance up against the sickest performance in sports history.

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