Fortuna and The World of Sports Injuries

Derrick Rose after tearing his ACL during the 2012 playoffs.

Derrick Rose after tearing his ACL during the 2012 playoffs.

If you have ever played a sport or have watched a sport at any level during your life then you have most likely experienced or witnessed an injury occur. Whether looking at college football, NBA basketball or high school volleyball, injuries are constantly, changing the landscape of the game. They have the ability to open up doors for teams and individuals and close doors for others. Injuries change people’s careers, sometimes for the better and sometimes for the worse. People spend their entire lives hoping to someday play a professional sport and their dreams could spiraling back down to Earth in a fiery ball of junk if they get injured. Nobody can truly prepare for them and nothing can actually stop them from happening, but is their a higher force at work here?  Continue reading