Sports Linesman Steve Barton suffered dislocated knee cap, torn quad in nasty fall

18:51  16 april  2018
18:51  16 april  2018 Source:   theScore

Linesman Steve Barton leaves game after injuring knee

  Linesman Steve Barton leaves game after injuring knee It's been a rough few weeks for one NHL official. Longtime linseman Steve Barton left Sunday's game between the Minnesota Wild and Winnipeg Jets after an awkward fall left him with an apparent knee injury:

When a patient describes a knee dislocation , it is often a patella ( knee cap ) dislocation . Gradual range of motion, bracing and physical therapy (emphasizing quadriceps strengthening) is the mainstay solution.

These can include a torn meniscus, a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)…or a dislocated kneecap . So how do you know if a knee injury involved a dislocated kneecap ? It may have if these occur after a traumatic blow to the knee

a man wearing sunglasses and a hat © Icon Sportswire / Getty The life of an NHL linesman comes with many occupational hazards. Pucks, sticks, flying fists - there really is no telling what could happen on any night that might lead to an injury for the men in stripes.

Related: Linesman Steve Barton leaves game after injuring knee

On Sunday in Washington, it appears the playing surface got the best of linesman Steve Barton during the Capitals and Columbus Blue Jackets' Game 3 showdown. His skate seemed to catch an edge as he retreated from the faceoff dot after dropping the puck.

It was revealed Monday that Barton suffered a dislocated kneecap and torn quadriceps that will require surgery, according to Aaron Portzline of The Athletic.

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Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater suffered a dislocated knee and torn ACL at practice Tuesday, the team announced in a release.

Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward suffered a dislocated left ankle and fractured tibia as a result of his gruesome first-quarter fall during Tuesday's season Stevens : Celtics didn't think Kyrie's knee issues would end season. Thunder's George on free agency: 'I can definitely see myself being here'.

After going down awkwardly, Barton needed help off the ice from medical staff and players and didn't return to the game.

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