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Athlete development has different connotations to different people. For some it is the development of specific athletic skills. For others it is about turning athletes into better competitors.Find Out More
Is playing hockey worth a lifetime of pain? That is the question Nathan Horton is being forced to ask right now. Horton is attempting to recover fro ma degenerative back condition and his recovery is not going according to plan. Read More
Who do you trust with your money? Many of us would probably list “parents” near the top of that list. Which is why the take of Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Jack Johnson is so shocking and deplorable. read more
The film, BE THE BALL: A Golf Documentary, proposes that mental fitness is more important than skill or physical conditioning in golf, and that honing mental acuity can take players “into the zone.”
The NFL has suspended Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson without pay for the remainder of the season for violating the NFL’s personal conduct policy,the league announced Tuesday.
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