Preseason Injury Analysis
Preseason Injury Analysis
Joe Thornton - Forward - SJ

A year after playing four postseason games with a severely injured knee, the Sharks center was unable to make an improbable return in 2018. In January, Thornton tore his right anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and medical collateral ligament (MCL), which caused him to miss the remainder of the season. Surgery was required, though the problem didn't stop San Jose from re-signing the veteran to a one-year deal.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Jeff Stotts
Jeff Stotts works as a Certified Athletic Trainer (MAT, ATC, PES, CES). He won the 2011 Best Fantasy Football Article in Print from the Fantasy Sports Trade Association.
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