For the second time in 10 months, Lindsey Vonn's Olympic fortunes have been dealt a significant blow.
Vonn suffered a partially torn anterior cruciate ligament in her right knee in a Tuesday training crash, according to a statement released by her publicist, Lewis Kay. It's the same knee Vonn injured in February, when a nasty crash at the world championships caused tears of her ACL and MCL and a tibial plateau fracture.
"Lindsey sustained a mild strain to her right knee, a partial tear to her right ACL, minor facial abrasions and scapular contusions from her fall," Kay said Wednesday. "She needs to rest for a few days and then will pursue aggressive physical therapy and will determine the next time she is able to compete after seeing how she responds to the treatment."
The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association medical director Kyle Wilkens said Vonn's response to therapy would determine her timetable for futureRead More »from Lindsey Vonn's 2014 Olympics future in doubt after latest training crash