According to CSI Athletics, Braxten Nielsen was hurt while ridding bareback last Thursday during the Magic Valley Stampede Rodeo at the Twin Falls County Fair. The Roosevelt, Utah native broke his back and suffered a spinal cord injury and was sent to University of Utah Hospital for five hours of surgery Friday morning, but, he is paralyzed from the waste down, according to CSI.
It may only be the second week of June, but the pennant race in both leagues for classiest move by a major league team is over.
Earlier this week, the Texas Rangers drafted a paralyzed player in this year’s Major League Baseball draft, while their cross-state rivals Houston Astros did the same.
Get your tissues ready: This story, about a paraplegic bunny rabbit named Joe, will likely prompt an outcry of tears, both happy and sad.
Earlier this month, Joe was found abandoned in someone's yard. After being rescued, his new family realized that the sweet little bunny was paralyzed from the waist down.