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Play 60: Battling Youth Obesity and Lack of Fitness

Play 60: Battling Youth Obesity and Lack of Fitness

By Barry Wilner | Apr 23
When the NFL launched Play 60 a decade ago as a way to get American youth active, the league had no idea what reach the program would have.

Wired Up: Digital Devices the Rage in Baseball

Wired Up: Digital Devices the Rage in Baseball

By Ronald Blum | Apr 5
In 21st-century baseball, digital devices monitor heart rates, skin temperature - they even track fielder's movements, all part of the exponential data explosion used to determine batting orders, pitching changes and defensive shifts.

Star Gymnasts Testify to Congress on Sex Abuse Scandal

Star Gymnasts Testify to Congress on Sex Abuse Scandal

Mar 30
Former elite U.S. gymnasts testified on Capitol Hill Tuesday about sexual abuse endured while in the USA Gymnastics program. The Senate is considering a bill to change the culture of national sports, which critics say enabled the abuse.

Don't Tell Your Boss: How to Stream March Madness Tournament at Work

Don't Tell Your Boss: How to Stream March Madness Tournament at Work

By Anick Jesdanun | Mar 14
The 67-game March Madness basketball tournament begins Tuesday, with many games taking place during the day when you're, ahem, supposed to be working.

Tracking Tech Helps Teams Know When to Practice, Rest, Sub

Tracking Tech Helps Teams Know When to Practice, Rest, Sub

By Jimmy Golen | Mar 7
Sports data is going biometric, tracking players' heart rates, movements and energy levels to get a better picture of what's going on inside their bodies as they run, jump and even sit on the bench.

Thunders Arena Wrestlers Inside the Ring: Scrappy vs. Blayne!

Thunders Arena Wrestlers Inside the Ring: Scrappy vs. Blayne!

Mar 6
I don't think I've ever had a video that got as much attention before I even blogged about it as Scrappy vs. Blayne has received. It's a breakout video for the stunning young Scrappy, presenting him in an exciting new way.

Every Single NHL Team Is Selling LGBT Pride Shirts

Every Single NHL Team Is Selling LGBT Pride Shirts

By Brittany Ferrendi | Mar 4
As a continuation of the NHL's Hockey is for Everyone month, the league is selling pride shirts for all 30 teams. The gray men's T-shirts feature the logo of each team in rainbow colors.

Thunders Arena Wrestlers Inside the Ring: Dolf and Steel Rematch!

Thunders Arena Wrestlers Inside the Ring: Dolf and Steel Rematch!

Feb 27
Dolf and Steel are the kind of guys only Thunders really showcases these days. The guys are cocky when they're in charge. They're moaning and writhing when they're not.

6-Year-Old Golfer with One Arm Inspires On and Off Fairway

6-Year-Old Golfer with One Arm Inspires On and Off Fairway

Feb 27
Six-year-old Tommy Morrissey was born with one arm, but he's still the envy of professional golfers.

Nike Launches 'Equality' Promotion

Nike Launches 'Equality' Promotion

By Brittany Ferrendi | Feb 18
This Black History Month, Nike has released a video promotion focused on bringing equality to the forefront.

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