Sport: Basketball
Injury: Torn Thigh Muscle
Accolades After Injury: 2x NBA Finals MVP, 1x All-Star, 1971 All-NBA 2nd Team

One of the greatest moments in sports history was created by the torn thigh muscle Willis Reed suffered from during the 1970 NBA Finals. After missing Game 6, Reed returned for the final game against the Lakers and made both of his only shot attempts to help lead the Knicks to their first NBA Championship.

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