Basketball Knee Sleeves

BEST BASKETBALL KNEE SLEEVES TO PREVENT AND TREAT KNEE INJURY 

High impacting movements such as layup shots and knee breaker dribbles in basketball, make knees highly prone to injury. Wearing a Bauerfeind knee brace, such as the Sports Knee Support will help prevent basketball knee injuries. The braces and supports provide enhanced stability for the knee and improves circulation. This reduces the risk of injury. The medical-grade compression in Bauerfeind's Knee braces improves blood flow and depletes lactic acid aiding in a speedy recovery after a workout. 

 

WHAT ARE THE MOST COMMON KNEE INJURIES IN BASKETBALL?

The most common knee injury in basketball is jumpers knee. Basketball players are at high risk of jumpers knee due to jumping and lateral movements of the knee while running on hard court. Other common knee injuries include:

  • ACL tears
  • PCL tears 
  • Meniscal tears
  • Knee ligament sprains

    The Best Knee Sleeves for playing Basketball

    GenuTrain Knee brace

    An award-winning knee brace that provides targeted support for pain relief and stabilisation of the knee.

    $149.95

    If your knee is weak, swollen, painful or recovering from an injury, the Bauerfeind GenuTrain knee brace will help provide you with relief and stability.

    • Integrated donning aid allows you to easily put on the knee brace
    • Soft hollow of the knee for enhanced wearing comfort
    • Three-dimensional active knit for an ideal fit and optimal neuromuscular joint stabilization
    • Omega pad improves neuromuscular joint stabilization
    • Meniscus wings to help relieve meniscus pain
    • Hoffa pads provide pressure relief
    • Fits either leg the same version can be used for right and left
    • Moisture wicking fabric for all day comfort

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    GenuTrain P3 Knee brace

    An advanced knee brace for pain and misalignment of the kneecap, often caused by injury related to sports

    $239.95

    The GenuTrain P3 is ideal for pain caused by misalignment of the kneecap (patellar lateralisation), femoropatellar pain syndrome (anterior knee pain), ACL and MCL injury or pain associated with patellar tip syndrome. Unique 3D weave is breathable, moisture wicking and provides all day comfort.

    • Muscle-relaxing pad – Reduces sideways pulling of the kneecap to further reduce pain and relax the muscles with soothing massage
    • Corrective guide – Stops your kneecap from drifting outward to relieve discomfort and help healing without loss of mobility.
    • Patella cover – Counteracts the tilting of the patella.
    • Corrective strap – can be individually adjusted for optimal kneecap control.
    • Pad wing – Proximal extension as far as the vastus medialis muscle, and improved proprioception.
    • Ring-shaped soft pad – Surrounds the kneecap to center it for stability.
    • Wedge-shaped Hoffa soft pads – Two pressure points on the pad relieve strain on the area below the knee, which can frequently cause pain.

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    GenuTrain A3 Knee brace

    An active knee brace designed especially for active seniors who need support of complex, chronic arthritic knee pain.

    $229.95

    If you suffer from osteoarthritis or degenerative knee pain, the clinically developed GenuTrain A3 knee brace can provide pain relief and targeted support for your knee joint. It is also suitable to treat minor meniscal strains and micro-tears.

    • 3D Airknit technology provides breathable, moisture-wicking comfort
    • Expansion zone in the calf area makes it easier to put on
    • Anatomically shaped for a secure fit and freedom of movement

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    Sports Knee Support

    The Bauerfeind sports knee brace improves circulation and stimulates muscle regeneration around the knee.

    $129.95

    Get effective protection against excessive strain during sporting activity with the Bauerfeind Sports Knee Support. The controlled compression improves the knee’s ability to maintain maximum movement stability during sporting activities.

    • Light and airy knitted fabric makes it extremely comfortable to wear
    • Innovative pad for absorbing pressure peaks
    • Durable and easy to clean
    • Anatomically shaped for a secure fit and freedom of movement
    • Machine washable
    • The sports knee brace will fit the left or right leg
    • Uses Bauerfeind's medical grade compression technology, adapted for sporting use

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    SHOULD YOU WEAR AN KNEE SLEEVE WHEN PLAYING BASKETBALL?



    Investing in a good knee sleeve to prevent an injury which can keep you on the sidelines for months is beneficial. Basketball has one of the highest rates of knee injuries.