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NBA Podcast: S3-Ep.4

Dr. Marco Lopez



We are back with week 3 of the 2019-2020 NBA season, and things do not look good with concussions and ankle sprains on the rise and fantasy rosters hurting everywhere. The Greek Freak is dazzling, Gordon Hayward is cursed, and it seems that being a big man in the big league often spells injury. Join Dr. Harold Pan and Dr. Marco Lopez with Nate “The Intern” as we do a quick dive into this week’s injury spread, what the big deal is with each injury and how to adjust your lineup accordingly to crush it in your fantasy basketball league.

Marco Lopez is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist practicing in Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Lopez attended The University of Southern California where he graduated with his BS in Human Biology with an emphasis in applied physiology in 2014 and his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2017. He currently works in Manhattan Beach at an outpatient orthopedics and sports medicine clinic in which the population range from high school athletes to weekend warriors. Furthermore, he co-founded The Basketball Doctors, a social-media platform, with the mission to provide evidence-based rehabilitation to the basketball community by presenting fundamental knowledge relevant to injury prevention, optimizing movement, and performance enhancement as well as training for athletes with the goal of enjoying basketball for life. He is die-hard Los Angeles fan rooting for the Lakers, Trojans, Dodgers, Kings and Rams.

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NFL Podcast: Week 14




Drs. Morse & Patel discuss the major injuries heading into Week 14.

QB Kyler Murray – hamstring
QB Daniel Jones – high-ankle sprain
QB Baker Mayfield – hand
QB Jeff Driskel – hamstring
QB Matt Stafford – fracture in back

RB Dalvin Cook – SC joint sprain
RB Josh Jacobs – fractured shoulder
RB Darrell Williams – hamstring
RB Damien Williams – ribs (cartilage)
RB James Conner – AC joint sprain (shoulder)
RB Marlon Mack – hand fracture (surgery?)
RB Jordan Howard – stinger/neck
RB Royce Freeman – ribs
RB Chase Edmonds – hamstring
RB Tony Pollard – knee
RB Matt Breida – ankle

WR Adam Thielen – hamstring
WR T.Y. Hilton – calf
WR Julio Jones – shoulder
WR Juju Smith-Schuster – knee
WR Amari Cooper – knee (MRI neg)
WR Tyler Lockett – calf contusion/strain
WR Golden Tate – concussion
WR Paul Richardson – hamstring
WR Hunter Refrow – ribs, punctured lung
WR Taylor Gabriel – concussion
WR A.J. Green – foot, surgery

WR Chester Rodgers – fractured knee
WR Parris Campbell – fractured hand, surgery
WR Dante Pettis – knee
WR John Ross – shoulder

TE Greg Olsen – concussion
TE Zach Ertz – hamstring
TE Austin Hooper – knee (MCL sprain)
TE Evan Engram – foot (LisFranc?)
TE T.J. Hockenson – shoulder
TE Gerald Everett – knee
TE David Njoju – wrist
TE Luke Willson – hamstring
TE Rhett Ellison – concussion

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NBA Podcast: S3-Ep.7

Dr. Marco Lopez



Join Dr. Marco Lopez, Dr. Harold Pan and Nate the Intern as they discuss the recent woes of Hamadou Diallo, Al-Farouq Aminu, Greek Freak and more. We expand on the recovery timetables, rehab process for sprained elbows, meniscus surgeries and peripheral neuropathy recovery. Will Kevon Looney be able to return and make an impact? Should you consider downgrading Spencer Dinwiddie when Kyrie Irving comes back? Should you pick up Victor Oladipo, if he’s even left on your waiver wires? The Fantasy Docs are here to guide you on the best decisions for your fantasy line-up.

Shownote edits: Victor Oladipo is indeed returning, but not from an ACL sprain as discussed but from a quad tear.

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NFL Podcast: Week 13

Jesse Morse M.D.




Tom Brady – elbow

Carson Wentz – hand

Jameis Winston – ankle (low vs high)

Matt Stafford – fracture in back


Derrick Henry – hamstring

James Conner – AC joint sprain (shoulder)

Marlon Mack – hand fracture (surgery?)

Damien Williams – ribs (cartilage)

David Johnson – back? Age?

Chase Edmonds  – hamstring

Matt Breida – ankle, new

Chris Thompson – turf toe

Le’Veon Bell – knee (chronic)

Jordan Howard – shoulder (stinger)


T.Y. Hilton – calf

D.J. Moore – shoulder/elbow

Tyreek Hill – hamstring (mild)

Adam Thielen – hamstring

Juju Smith-Schuster – concussion, knee

Deebo Samuel  – shoulder (sprain?)

Emmanuel Sanders – rib injury/cartilage

D.J. Chark – hamstring

Mohammed Sanu – high-ankle sprain

Nelson Agholor – knee

Philip Dorsett  – concussion

Tyler Lockett – calf contusion/strain

Robby Anderson – back, shoulder

Golden Tate – concussion

Dede Westbrook – shoulder, neck

Alshon Jeffery – ankle

Paul Richardson – hamstring

Hunter Refrow – ribs, punctured lung

Mike Williams  – knee 

A.J. Green – foot, surgery

Parris Campbell – fractured hand, surgery

Jakeem Grant – high-ankle sprain

John Ross – shoulder


Zach Ertz – hamstring

Evan Engram – foot (LisFranc?)

Rhett Ellison – concussion

Gerald Everett – knee

David Njoju – wrist

Delanie Walker – ankle

Luke Willson – hamstring

Eric Ebron – ankles

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