A wonky back and a broken hand are no laughing matters for pro athletes, but that shouldn't stop the rest of us for having a chuckle or two at their expense. Hey, that's why they get the big bucks, and Adrian Gonzalez of the Red Sox and Kyrie Irving of the Cavaliers are just the latest to suffer dubious injuries.

Gonzalez hurt his back saying hi to a fan at the mall. Irving broke his hand smacking a wall after committing a turnover at practice. For their sakes, these injuries hopefully won't define their careers or legacies -- unlike some of the others on this list:

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