Jeremy Lin’s Torn Meniscus – Common Injury

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If you are a hoops fan, you no doubt know the story of Jeremy Lin, the Harvard graduate who was two days away from getting booted from the team, then "Linsanity" set in. Lin started grabbing the points and the headlines night after night for the New York Knicks.

Now a knee injury has sidelined Lin for the season, but it's not just pro athletes who can suffer this kind of injury.

Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Richard Lehman from the U.S. Center for Sports Medicine in Kirkwood talked about one of the most common knee injuries – the torn meniscus.