Shawn Marion of the Dallas Mavericks  (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Marion Battles Groin Strain, Mavs May Need ‘Food Chain’

There is good news for Shawn Marion, highlighted by the way he is performing as the Mavs’ Swiss Army Knife, and of course also involving the work of his 8-4 team. But there is challenging news, too


Jay Ratliff

Ratliff: 2012 Groin Injury Causing Current Absence

Ratliff, who turns 32 on Thursday, missed the first four games last season with an ankle injury and the final six with a groin problem. He had sports hernia surgery in December.


Chicago Blackhawks v Dallas Stars

Stars Put Roy On IR & Clear Spot For Benn

The Stars have placed forward Derek Roy on injured reserve with a groin injury, clearing a roster spot for the expected debut of Jamie Benn on Monday night at Columbus.


Kendrick Perkins #5 of the Oklahoma City Thunder is seen on court pregame during the Game One of the Western Conference Semifinals between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Oklahoma City Thunder during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 14, 2012 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Copyright 2012 NBAE  (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Thunder’s Perkins Has Surgery On Groin

Oklahoma City Thunder starting center Kendrick Perkins is expected to be ready for next season after having surgery on his right groin Thursday.


MRI Shows Improvement In Kinsler's Strained Groin

Texas Rangers second baseman Ian Kinsler could begin a minor league rehabilitation assignment