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3 Steps Coaches Must Take Before Adding New Technology to the Weight Room

Sports science technology products aimed at the strength and conditioning professional are becoming much more available and affordable, but how do you...

New Study Finds That Athletes Lacking This Elusive Vitamin Are Weaker, Slower and Less Explosive

A new study from the University of Tulsa has found that low levels of vitamin D can lead to a significant drop-off in athletic performance. The...

WATCH: ESPN Sports Science Breaks Down Aaron Gordon's and Zach LaVine's Dunks, and the Results are Incredible

This year's NBA Dunk Contest was the most exciting one in years, mostly due to the emergence of two high-flying youngsters: Minnesota Timberwolves g...

What Is the Australian Institute of Sport and Why Is It Sending So Many Players to the NBA?

The Australians are coming. Or should we say, "more Australians are coming." If you've been paying attention to the NBA over the past five year...

How Should In-Season Nutrition Differ From Off-Season Nutrition?

Senior principal scientist of the Gatorade Sports Science Institute Dr. Kim Stein answers your questions about how to eat, drink and play your bes...

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The Restock Cleveland

NFL Pro Bowl cornerback Joe Haden teamed up with longtime friends Anthony Ho and Damier David to bring a reputable sneaker store to downtown Cleveland.

Jason McVeigh on Recovering From Knee Surgery

University of Tennessee Head Athletic Trainer Jason McVeigh talks about the road to recover after surgery.

Allison Maurer Provides Guidelines for Proper Nutrition

University of Tennessee sports nutritionist Allison Maurer talks about helping athletes eat properly by giving them nutrition guidelines.

Allison Maurer on Eating Habits

University of Tennessee sports nutritionist Allison Maurer lays out a day’s worth of recommended eating.

Allison Maurer on the Importance of Breakfast and Lunch

Learn how eating properly during breakfast and lunch can boost your game all day long with tips from University of Tennessee sports nutritionist Allison Maurer.