Colorado Rapids injury woes 2011

If you don't want to get hurt, don't suit up as a striker for the Rapids. Starting immediately with the final goal of their incredible MLS Cup Championship run, the Rapids have had a heck of an injury-plagued year. Here are some highlights.


  1. 2/24 - Mac Kandji continues progressing from knee surgery
  2. Casey's hamstring is bothering him...
  3. "On the injury front, captain Pablo Mastroeni returned to training this week after missing the last two games with a calf injury…forward Conor Casey looks to remain sidelined with a hamstring injury that also kept him out of the last two games…midfielder Sanna Nyassi missed some training this week with a hamstring issue, which caused him to be removed from the reserve game at Salt Lake last week at halftime…forward Quincy Amarikwa is recovering from a high ankle sprain sustained in the Salt Lake match and is out for the match versus Seattle."
  4. The beginning of a long, nagging-injury year for Cummings

  5. Casey's back, Folan joins Cummings on the injury list

  6. Cummings is back in training, but not on the field just yet.
  7. "Hobbled early this season by a calf strain and more recently by a left hamstring injury, Casey has missed six games and started in five of the eight games he has appeared in." 
  8. Casey's calf is bothering him again...
  9. Casey out for the season

  10. The Daily - Mon, July 18
  11. About two minutes into these MLS highlights is the non-contact injury that ended Conor Casey's year.