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

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

Stir Up Some FUN! + MORE

How to Get Kids Into The Kitchen for Cooking and Quality Time If you’re looking for a new way to connect with your kids – or for them to eat healthier – get out some kid-sized aprons. Cooking with your kids may take a bit longer and might not have the best presentation, but you’ll spend qua.... More »

Marriage and Youth Sports: Can They Be Teammates?

Can your marriage and youth sports be teammates? Do you and your spouse argue over youth sports issues? Does he get way too competitive and put pressure on your child? Does she get way too protective and coddle your child? Are you frequently not on the same page when it comes to what’s best fo.... More »

Help Your Young Athlete PAY ATTENTION! + MORE

Does your young athlete PAY ATTENTION? Kids have a knack for not paying attention. Whether in school, at practice, or at home, they often  let their minds wander away from whatever it is they are supposed to be focused on. Maturity, however, will help them outgrow the tendency to be easily distrac.... More »
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How Should Sports Parents Behave Before A Game? + MORE

Lisa Cohn here to tell you all about the challenges I encountered before my son’s first soccer game. Truth is, I was nervous for Michael. He’s six years old and this was the first sports game he had ever played. I wanted it to be a positive experience for him. I worried that if anything .... More »
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Why I Hold My Breath On Kickoffs

By Dev Mishra, M.D. President, Sideline Sports Doc Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University Key Points: Football kickoffs are the plays most likely to result in serious injury to players The NFL, NCAA, and high school federations recognize this and have taken a number.... 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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