Gary Smith, an all-time great writer, retiring from Sports Illustrated + MORE

Gary Smith, an all-time great writer, retiring from Sports Illustrated + MORE
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Yes, Sometimes You Really Should See A Doctor + MORE

By Dev Mishra, M.D. President, Sideline Sports Doc Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University Key Points: Very broadly speaking, see a physician if you have a nagging physical ailment that you’re just not sure about For acute injuries on the field of play there are so.... More »

SPORTSMANSHIP: HS Baseball Team Wins Game 82-0 + MORE

Well, this is just wrong. Numerous reports surfaced over the last couple of days where a HS varsity baseball team defeated an opponent 82-0. Here are the details. Old Rochester HS of Massachusetts wanted to add an extra game or two to its spring schedule, and their coach, Steve Carvalho, looked arou.... More »
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Do Your Kids Excel In Practice Then Freeze Up During Games? + MORE

Lisa Cohn here to tell you: We are seeing more and more perfectionist athletes today. And that’s good news and bad news when it comes to sports. For example, my 6-year-old son loves to practice, but freezes up during games. If asked why, most athletes say things like, “I’m worried I may do som.... More »

ABUSIVE SPORTS PARENTS: Why Are So Many HS Coaches Quitting? A National Epidemic

We have known for some years now that sports parents have become an increasing issue for HS coaches as Moms and Dads often intervene or meddle with the coaches upon behalf of their youngster. Coaches would often remark to each other that the “best kids to coach were those who were orphans. But.... More »

October’s Positive Youth Sports Award Goes to…. + MORE

October’s Positive Youth Sports Award goes to Sherry Connor, from Charlotte, North Carolina.   Sherry has been coaching for six years and presently coaches high school and club volleyball. Sherry is described as:   An amazing coach, and an amazing person. She cares about each of her.... More »
In recognition of April as National Youth Sports Safety Month, MomsTeam asked our friends in the medical, health, fitness, nutrition and athletic training communities to write blogs answering two questions: first, how or why did they get into their field, and second, how have they made a difference in the life of a youth athlete in the past year…

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The Lost Art of Humility

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The Seattle Seahawks defeated their bitter rival, the San Francisco 49ers, in the 2014 NFC Championship game. It was a brutally fought game the entire way, with both teams giving their all. Seattle CB, Richard Sherman, a Stanford grad and intellectual young man, battled against San Francisco’s star WR, Michael Crabtree, all game long…

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Gary Smith, the legendary Sports Illustrated features writer, is retiring from the magazine. SI colleague Grant Wahl tweeted the news Monday.
Gary Smith is retiring from Sports Illustrated (via @thomaslake). The best of what SI does.
— Grant Wahl (@GrantWahl) April 28, 2014

Smith is a four-time winner of the National Magazine Award, which is an all-time record…

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President, Sideline Sports Doc
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University
Key Points:

A Belgian study of soccer players provides convincing evidence that all soccer related injuries can be reduced with a comprehensive strategy
Using a preventive training program such as FIFA 11+ or PEP program is important
Other factors such as postponing/rescheduling matches in poor weather conditions is also important
Injuries remain common and all coaches should have basic injury recognition training

For some reason we continue to debate the effectiveness of comprehensive injury reduction strategies in sports…

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If you’re a sports fan, you’ve probably seen your fair share of postgame interviews. One recent interview created quite the buzz, but not for good reasons. Erin Andrews’ postgame interview with Richard Sherman following the NFC Championship was a combination of raw emotion and adrenaline that resulted in a less than professional series of statements…

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