Protein

If you want to gain more muscle and perform your best during games, it's vital that you eat enough protein to refuel your muscles. Strength training breaks down your muscle fibers, and proper nutrition, like taking in enough protein, is the key to unlocking your body's growth potential. Learn about how much protein you need to eat, how grab healthy meals on the go, and why eating enough protein can be the difference between starting and sitting on the bench.

Latest in Protein

Are Grape-Nuts Actually Healthy?

Starting your day off with a nutritious breakfast sets you up for greatness. You'll feel more energized, alert and engaged as you make your way throug...

By: Brandon Hall

3 Steps to Improve Your Performance With Nutrition

Athletes' lives are crazy. Between practice, game, film room sessions, and everything else in between recovery doesn't happen by accident. This means...

By: Jeremy Dupont

3 Essential Nutrients That Improve Performance and Reduce Muscle Soreness

Nutrition is an important component of high level performance, what we eat fuels our activity and allows us to recover. This is why the elite athletes...

By: Erick Avila

Is Greek Yogurt Actually Healthy?

Perhaps no food has enjoyed a greater boom in popularity during the last half decade than Greek yogurt. Once a rarity inside U.S. supermarkets, Gree...

By: Brandon Hall

5 Foods Besides Animal Protein That Can Help Athletes Gain Muscle

One thing that helps an athlete to be more durable and more athletic is gaining muscle. Unfortunately, gaining lean mass isn't that easy for many...

By: Tim DiFrancesco

Latest Videos in Protein

Go Behind The Scenes with Klay Thompson and BUILT WITH CHOCOLATE MILK

Get an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the latest BUILT WITH CHOCOLATE MILK campaign featuring Klay Thompson as he goes from making it rain threes on the court to finding the perfect shot on camera.

A Simple DIY Energy Bite Recipe

Sports Dietician Leslie Bonci shows you how to make Energy Bites as a perfect on-the-go snack for athletes.

MET-Rx: Love The Monster

Feed, nurture and train your monster, and it will repay your love by destroying all who stand in your way. #LovetheMonster

STACK Performance Nutrition: What You Should Eat After a Workout

Sports dietician Leslie Bonci shares her thoughts on the best food to help you refuel after a grinding workout.

Make a Skinny Elvis, Athletic Gaines' Protein-Powered Snack

Chef McGonigle of Athletic Gaines (Las Vegas) demonstrates how to make "The Skinny Elvis," a high-calorie, high-protein snack that their NFL Combine athletes use to fuel up and build muscle.