It took doctors seven months to discover he had a cracked kneecap, but Canberra’s Tim Eaton reclaimed the NSW-ACT Downhill Mountain Bike Series elite men’s crown at Mount Stromlo on Sunday. Fellow Canberran Ronja Hill-Wright surprised the women’s field to Denver Broncos third-year weakside linebacker Danny Trevathan suffered a fracture in the bone “just above the knee,” coach John Fox confirmed at his press conference Tuesday. Trevathan has a crack in the bone “just above the knee” in his left leg. Coach John Fox said Monday this latest injury is above and to the side of the same knee but isn’t related to the initial injury, which occurred Aug. 12. Fox wouldn’t say when he expected Trevathan back on the field. Trevathan returned in the sixth week Colm Cooper’s recovery from an anterior cruciate ligament injury has been complicated by the news that he has also fractured his knee. Cooper’s season was brought to a shuddering halt last Saturday when he was injured while in the process of scoring his Indiana sophomore guard Austin Etherington underwent surgery this morning to repair a Fractured Patella he suffered late in the first half of Saturday’s 100-69 win against Central Connecticut State. Etherington will miss the remainder of the season. Partick manager Alan Archibald admits losing Gary Fraser for up to three months is a major blow to his plans for Saturday’s clash with league leaders Inverness Caley Thistle. A visit to the surgeon last week after complaining about a mystery pain in his .
A broken kneecap can be caused by a fall on the knee. Photo Credit Creatas Images/Creatas/Getty Images The kneecap, or patella, is the bone that protects your knee joint. The kneecap is susceptible to many fractures and accounts for 1 percent of all broken In another damaging blow to the New York Knicks, forward Antonio McDyess will be sidelined indefinitely because of a fractured left kneecap. The Knicks announced the news Sunday, a day after McDyess injured the knee with 1:55 left in an exhibition game This injury happens when there is a break in the patella. The patella is a large, movable bone at the front of the knee. The patella is part of the knee joint. It is formed between the tendons that connect the thigh bone (femur) to the leg bone (tibia). .