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Why Adrian Peterson Thinks He'll Rush for 2,500 Yards This Season

Over the course of his college and NFL careers, Adrian Peterson's body has done its best to keep one of the best running backs in recent memory fr...

5 NBA Players Who Found Their Game After Losing Weight

When you see a guy like LeBron James streaking down the court for a one-handed tomahawk slam in the waning moments of the fourth quarter, it looks eas...

Will Joel Embiid Be Able to Succeed in the NBA?

Even while recovering from a recent foot surgery and back injury Joel Embiid was chosen number three overall by the Phildelphia 76ers in the NBA draft...

Why a Sports Hernia Won't Ruin Jadeveon Clowney's Rookie Season

Jadeveon Clowney, the number one overall pick in the 2014 draft, signed his contract on June 6th, one of the fastest such signings of a first pick in...

New App to Help Pitchers Avoid Tommy John Surgery

Photo via ESPN With Tommy John surgery—a procedure that replaces an injured ulnar collateral ligament in the elbow—being performed with increa...

Tommy John Surgery 10 Times More Common Than a Decade Ago

If you play baseball year-round, you might want to skip a session in the batting cage and schedule one at the doctor's office. According to the May ...

Fitness Fail Friday: The Greatest Mascot of All Time

The Toronto Raptors have a chance to make some noise in this year's NBA Playoffs. That's great news not only for the City of Toronto, which has gone s...

Can a 10-Minute Warm-Up Prevent ACL Tears?

Risk of injury is something all athletes face when they put on a uniform. Some injuries—like ACL tears, for example—require expensive surgerie...

What's an Avulsion Fracture?

Avulsion injuries occur when tendons or ligaments, attached to a specific bone along with a piece of that bone, gets pulled away from the main part of...

Ankle Surgery Recovery: A Long, Arduous Process

  With Derek Jeter being a prime example, ankle surgery recovery is one of the most difficult surgical procedures for an athlete to overcome.  Below...

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