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UConn women’s basketball standout Katie Lou Samuelson underwent surgery Thursday morning to repair her injured left ankle.
Entering the season, the Celtics were thought to be a title favorite — only for Gordon Hayward to be lost for the season five minutes into the first game after suffering a gruesome ankle injury.
Petr Cech will continue in goal with David Ospina still a few weeks away from a return from ankle injury.
Hill missed the last four games with a sprained left ankle and Calderon, Hill's replacement, missed the last two with a sore left hamstring.
One of the Lakers’ standout players, Connor Walsh, was out for the entire season with an ankle injury that was suffered in the last game of the school’s football season.
The Heat went 2-3 without Johnson during that January absence with a sprained left ankle.
Mavericks: Smith returned after missing two games because of a sprained left ankle. … Harrison Barnes’ nine first-half points all came on three 3-pointers in a 2:15 span in the first quarter.
Vanderbilt missed Kentucky's five postseason wins — three at the Southeastern Conference Tournament and two in NCAA Tournament — with a sprained left ankle.
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Definition of ankle for English Language Learners
: the joint where the foot joins the leg
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