The Ground's Too Hard

Written by Motts on 10:43 am, May 19 2010

ADELAIDE
Brett Burton (knee) – 6 weeks
James Craig (hamstring) – 2-3 weeks
Trent Hentschel (knee) – 3-4 weeks
Jarrhan Jacky (hamstring) – 1-2 weeks
Graham Johncock (shoulder) – test
Chris Knights (foot, plantar fasciitis) – test
David Mackay (groin) – test
Brodie Martin (knee) – indefinite
Brad Moran (knee) – indefinite
Andy Otten (knee) – season
Brad Symes (knee) – test
Daniel Talia (calf) – test
Scott Thompson (calf) – TBC

BRISBANE LIONS
Jared Brennan (ankle) – 5 weeks
Jamie Charman (ankle) –

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Nurse!

Written by Motts on 4:01 pm, May 12 2010

ADELAIDE
James Craig (hamstring) – 3 weeks
Patrick Dangerfield (hand) – test
Ricky Henderson (hamstring) – test
Trent Hentschel (knee) – 4 weeks
Jarrhan Jacky (hamstring) – 2-4 weeks
Graham Johncock (shoulder) – test
Chris Knights (foot) – indefinite
Brodie Martin (knee) – indefinite
Andrew McLeod (shoulder) – test
Brad Moran (knee) – indefinite
Andy Otten (knee) – season
James Sellar (hamstring) – test
Sam Shaw (shin) – test
Brad Symes (knee) – 1-2 weeks

BRISBANE LIONS
Jared Brennan (ankle) – 6 weeks
Jamie Charman (ankle) –

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Coaches have given 23 responses.

Hand Me My Scalpel!

Written by Motts on 6:28 am, May 5 2010

ADELAIDE
James Craig (hamstring) – 3 weeks
Patrick Dangerfield (hand) – 2 weeks
Ricky Henderson (hamstring) – 1 week
Trent Hentschel (knee) – TBC
Jarrhan Jacky (hamstring) – 4-5 weeks
Chris Knights (foot) – test
David Mackay (groin) – test
Brodie Martin (knee) – indefinite
Brad Moran (knee) – indefinite
Andy Otten (knee) – season
James Sellar (hamstring) – 2 weeks
Sam Shaw (shin) – 2 weeks
Rory Sloane (ankle) – test
Brad Symes (knee) – indefinite

BRISBANE LIONS
Jamie Charman (ankle) – 2-4 weeks
Xavier Clarke (knee) – indefinite
Daniel Merrett (hamstring) – 1 week
Justin Sherman (thigh) – test

CARLTON
Brad Fisher (knee) – 3-4 weeks
Shaun Grigg (ankle) – 2 weeks
Richard Hadley (knee) – 2 weeks
Shaun Hampson (hamstring) – test
Andrew Walker (collarbone) – 6 weeks

COLLINGWOOD
Anthony Corrie (knee) – test
Brad Dick (shoulder) – test
Tristan Francis (quad) – 2-3 weeks
Josh Fraser (knee) – test
John McCarthy (hamstring) – 2-3 weeks
Sean Rusling (calf) – 1-2 weeks
Ben Sinclair (concussion) – test

ESSENDON
Darcy Daniher (quad) – 1 week
Ricky Dyson (knee) – 4-6 weeks
Michael Hurley (knee) – test
Tayte Pears (arm) – 3-4 weeks
Kyle Reimers (thumb) – 3-4 weeks

FREMANTLE
Antoni Grover (knee) – test
Des Headland (knee) – 8 weeks
Garrick Ibbotson (shoulder) – 2-4 weeks
Nick Suban (ankle) – test

GEELONG
Gary Ablett (hamstring) – test
Joel Corey (knee) – 1-2 weeks
Brad Ottens (foot) – 6-8 weeks
Steven Motlop (shoulder) – 9 weeks
Max Rooke (knee) – 1-2 weeks
Matthew Scarlett (back) – test

HAWTHORN
Max Bailey (knee) – TBC
Shaun Burgoyne (jaw) – 1-2 weeks
Josh Gibson (hamstring) – 8-9 weeks
Rhan Hooper (hamstring) – test
Luke Lowden (groin) – 3-4 weeks
Sam Mitchell (hamstring) – test
Wayde Skipper (hamstring) – 1-2 weeks
Simon Taylor (fractured leg) – TBC
Travis Tuck (foot) – test

MELBOURNE
Rohan Bail (quad) – test
Max Gawn (knee) – indefinite
Liam Jurrah (shoulder) – 8 weeks
John Meesen (ankle) – 4-6 weeks
Cale Morton (knee) – test
Ricky Petterd (shoulder) – 16 weeks
Luke Tapscott (hip) – indefinite

NORTH MELBOURNE
Matt Campbell (ankle) – 2-3 weeks
Drew Petrie (foot)- 2-3 weeks
Ben Ross (hip) – TBC
Ben Speight (broken jaw) – TBC
Gavin Urquhart (knee) – 2 weeks

PORT ADELAIDE
John Butcher (back) – indefinite
Nathan Krakouer (groin) – test
Marlon Motlop (foot) – indefinite
Jasper Pittard (hamstring) – 2-3 weeks
Matthew Westhoff (groin) – 1-2 weeks

RICHMOND
Trent Cotchin (hip) – test
Dylan Grimes (eye) – TBA
Dustin Martin (soreness) – test
Richard Tambling (hamstring) – test
Troy Taylor (knee) – TBA

ST KILDA
Jason Gram (hip) – test
Luke Miles (stress fracture fibula) – indefinite
Nick Riewoldt (hamstring) – 10-14 weeks
Jesse Smith (ankle) – indefinite

SYDNEY SWANS
Craig Bird (foot) – 2-3 weeks
Craig Bolton (achilles) – 7-8 weeks
Daniel Hannebery (shoulder) – 1-2 weeks
Ben McGlynn (quad strain) – test/ 1 week
Brett Meredith (knee) 1-2 weeks
Jake Orreal (back soreness) – indefinite
Mark Seaby (ankle) – 12 weeks
Kristin Thornton (knee) – 2-3 weeks

WEST COAST
Tim Houlihan (foot) – 5 weeks
Brett Jones (arm) – 2-3 weeks
Daniel Kerr (hamstring) – 10 weeks
Chris Masten (knee) – TBA
Ryan Neates (finger) – 5 weeks
Luke Shuey (knee) – 1-2 weeks
Ashley Smith (quad) – test

WESTERN BULLDOGS
Tim Callan (knee) – 1 week
Ayce Cordy (shoulder) – TBA
Christian Howard (hip) – 1 week
Brad Johnson (groin) – TBA
Liam Picken (ankle) – 3-4 weeks
Shane Thorne (knee) – 11 weeks
Jason Tutt (ankle) – 1 week
Callan Ward (groin) – 4 weeks

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Ow Ow Ow

Written by Motts on 10:39 am, April 28 2010

STOP PRESS: the breaking news is that Patty Dangerfield is out for a month with a broken hand. All those that have him will surely have to get rid of him now. Thanks for the heads up on this one, Al.

ADELAIDE

Nathan Bock (hamstring) test

Jarrhan Jacky (hamstring) 1-2 weeks

David Mackay (groin) 1-2 weeks

James Sellar (hamstring) 1-2 weeks

Ricky Henderson (hamstring) 2-3 weeks

Sam Shaw (shin) 2-3 weeks

Rory Sloane (ankle) 2-3 weeks

Trent Hentschel (knee) TBC

Brodie Martin (knee) indefinite

Brad Moran (knee) indefinite

Brad Symes (knee) indefinite

Andy Otten (knee) season

BRISBANE

Jed Adcock (quad) test

Amon Buchanan (thumb) test

Luke Power (hip) test

Justin Sherman (thigh) test

Cheynee Stiller (hamstring) test

Mitch Golby (knee) 2 weeks

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Doctor! Doctor! Gimme The News.

Written by Motts on 6:10 am, April 21 2010

All the news on who’s got the blues. I’ve even highlighted the ones of interest (to most of us anyway).

ADELAIDE
Nathan Bock (hamstring) – 1-2 weeks
Trent Hentschel (knee) – TBC
Brodie Martin (knee) – indefinite
Brad Moran (knee) – indefinite
Andy Otten (knee) – season
Sam Shaw (shin) – 2-3 weeks
James Sellar (hamstring) – 2 weeks
Rory Sloane (ankle) – 3-4 weeks
Scott Stevens (concussion) – test
Brad Symes (knee) – indefinite
Nathan van Berlo (hamstring/back) – test

BRISBANE
Jed Adcock (quad) –

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Coaches have given 15 responses.

The Hurt Locker

Written by Motts on 12:08 pm, April 14 2010

ADELAIDE
Nathan Bock (hamstring) – 2-3 weeks
Patrick Dangerfield (neck) – test
Trent Hentschel (knee) – TBC
Graham Johncock (thumb) – test
Brodie Martin (knee) – indefinite
Brad Moran (knee) – indefinite
Andy Otten (knee) – season
James Sellar (hamstring) – 1-2 weeks
Sam Shaw (shin) – 2-3 weeks
Rory Sloane (ankle) – 4-5 weeks
Scott Stevens (concussion) – test
Brad Symes (knee) – indefinite
Kurt Tippett (ankle) – test
Nathan van Berlo (hamstring/back) – test

BRISBANE LIONS
Jed Adcock (quad) – 2-4 weeks
Callum Bartlett (knee) –

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Anyone Tipping Carlton This Week?

Written by Motts on 10:58 am, April 13 2010

ADELAIDE has not given up hope of a top-four finish despite a winless start to the year and an injury curse that today claimed three more key players.

All-Australian defender Nathan Bock, young gun Patrick Dangerfield and utility Trent Hentschel all are likely to miss large chunks of the season after being injured in Sunday’s loss to Melbourne.

Forward Kurt Tippett is also unlikely to recover from an ankle sprain for Saturday’s home fixture against Carlton, a game Adelaide enters with 14 of 40 players on its injured list.

Bock’s hamstring strain will force the creative defender out for about three matches,

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Brad Sewell

Written by Motts on 7:50 am, April 13 2010

Don’t plan on bringing Brad Sewell into your team anytime soon. Word on the street is that one of the screws that recently got inserted into him split the bone meaning he’s going to be out until at least R10. Ouch. My condolences go out to all Hawks supporters.

On the plus side it looks like Shaun Burgoyne will be installing himself in the midfield this week.

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The Wounded and Wearied Going Into R3

Written by Motts on 4:46 pm, April 7 2010

ADELAIDE
Simon Goodwin (corked knee) – test
Graham Johncock (thumb) – 1-2 weeks
Brodie Martin (knee) – indefinite
Brad Moran (knee) – indefinite
Andy Otten (knee) – season
James Sellar (hamstring) – 2-3 weeks
Sam Shaw (shin) – 3-4 weeks
Rory Sloane (ankle) – 5-6 weeks
Scott Stevens (concussion) – test
Brad Symes (knee) – indefinite

BRISBANE LIONS
Jed Adcock (quad) – TBC
Callum Bartlett (knee) – 2 weeks
Amon Buchanan (thumb) – 4-6 weeks
Jamie Charman (ankle) – 4 weeks
Xavier Clarke (knee) –

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The pain, the pain

Written by Motts on 8:04 am, March 31 2010

If you’ve got a bloke that’s on this list then I wouldn’t be going out to buy any lottery tickets this week. The ones to keep an eye on will be Gray, Kennelly, and Malceski.

ADELAIDE
Brett Burton (knee) – test
Graham Johncock (thumb) – 2-3 weeks
Chris Knights (foot) – test
Brodie Martin (knee) – indefinite
Brad Moran (knee) – indefinite
Andy Otten (knee) – season
Sam Shaw (shin) – 3-4 weeks
Rory Sloane (ankle) – 5-6 weeks
Scott Stevens (concussion) – test
Brad Symes (knee) – indefinite

BRISBANE LIONS
Jed Adcock (ankle) – test
Callum Bartlett (knee) – 2 weeks
Amon Buchanan (thumb) – TBC
Jamie Charman (ankle) – 5 weeks
Xavier Clarke (knee) – indefinite
Mitch Golby (knee) – 4 weeks
Bart McCulloch (quad) – 5 weeks
Bryce Retzlaff (shin) – 3 weeks
Sam Sheldon (back)—2-3 weeks

CARLTON
Mark Austin (groin) – 1 week
Brad Fisher (knee) – 9-10 weeks
Rhys O’Keeffe (hip) – 3-4 weeks

COLLINGWOOD
Brad Dick (shoulder) – 7-9 weeks
Josh Thomas (calf) – 3-5 weeks
Cameron Wood (finger) – 3-5 weeks

ESSENDON
Leroy Jetta (dislocated thumb) – 4 weeks
Jay Neagle (strained ankle) -test

FREMANTLE
Matt de Boer (shin) – 1 week
Antoni Grover (knee) – 5-6 weeks
Adam McPhee (ankle) – test
Tim Ruffles (knee) – 6-8 weeks
Scott Thornton (groin) – 6-8 weeks

GEELONG CATS
Mitch Brown (leg) – 4-6 weeks
Darren Milburn (hamstring) – 1-2 weeks
Travis Varcoe (thumb) – 6-8 weeks

HAWTHORN*
Max Bailey (knee) – indefinite
Shaun Burgoyne (hamstring) – test
Cyril Rioli (groin) – test
Brad Sewell (collarbone) – TBA
Wayde Skipper (hamstring) – 6- 8 weeks
Simon Taylor (leg) – 16 weeks

MELBOURNE
Daniel Bell (shoulder) – 4 weeks
Max Gawn (knee) – indefinite
Neville Jetta (groin) – 3-4 weeks
Liam Jurrah (shoulder) – 13 weeks
John Meesen (ankle) – indefinite
Cale Morton (knee) – 6 weeks
Colin Sylvia (jaw) – test
Luke Tapscott (hip) – indefinite
Austin Wonaeamirri (hamstring) – 2 weeks

NORTH MELBOURNE
Majak Daw (toe) – test
Cruize Garlett (wrist) – test
Levi Greenwood (toe) – 1-2 weeks
Ed Lower (leg) – 2-3 weeks
Alan Obst (quad) – 2-3 weeks
Drew Petrie (foot) – 6 weeks

PORT ADELAIDE
John Butcher (back) – indefinite
Robbie Gray (back/hamstring) – test
Hamish Hartlett (hamstring) – test
Daniel Motlop (hamstring tightness) – test
Marlon Motlop (fractured foot) – indefinite
David Rodan (knee) – test
Wade Thompson (fractured eye socket) – 3-4 weeks

RICHMOND
Nathan Foley (ankle) – indefinite
Ben Griffiths (shoulder) – 1-2 weeks

ST KILDA
Jarryd Allen (hip) – indefinite
Raphael Clarke (hamstring) – TBA
Robert Eddy (ankle) – TBA
Sam Fisher (ankle) – 3-5 weeks
Lenny Hayes (corked calf) – TBA
Jesse Smith (ankle) – TBA
Jack Steven (foot) – TBA

SYDNEY SWANS
Craig Bird (foot) – 6-7 weeks
Trent Dennis-Lane (knee) – test
Lewis Johnston (foot) – 2-3 weeks
Tadhg Kennelly (concussion) – test
Brett Meredith (quad) – 2-3 weeks
Jake Orreal (back) – TBA
Kristin Thornton (knee) – 6-7 weeks

WEST COAST
Adam Cockie (knee) – 1 week
Tim Houlihan (foot) – 8 weeks
Ryan Neates (shoulder) – 1 week
Brad Sheppard (cheek) – 4 weeks
Koby Stevens (knee) – 1-2 weeks

WESTERN BULLDOGS
Jamason Daniels (knee) – 2 weeks
Christian Howard (hip) – 6 weeks
Sam Reid (groin) – 4 weeks
Stephen Tiller (groin) – 2 weeks
Callan Ward (groin) – 2 weeks

* The injury list for Hawthorn is from last week and will be updated when available.

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