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Abby Wambach Named FIFA Women’s Player of the Year; Pia Sundhage Named Coach of the Year For Women’s Soccer

Abby Wambach (Photo Credit: Julian Finney)

CHICAGO (Jan. 7, 2013) – Abby Wambach, the co-captain of the U.S. Women’s National Team, has been named the 2012 FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year, and Pia Sundhage, who led the USA to the 2012 Olympic gold medal, has been named the 2012 World Coach of the Year for Women’s Soccer. Wambach and Sundhage received the awards More...

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By Katie Boushie On Monday, January 7th, 2013
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Your Guide to Translating the Injury Report

“He’s out of the season with grade 2 Medial Collateral Ligament and grade 3 Anterior Cruciate Ligament sprains, to be repaired arthroscopically next week.” At first, an injury report may not even sound like More...

Michael Bisping could get his title shot if he can defeat Victor Belfort later this month. (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)
By Paul Conroy On Friday, January 4th, 2013
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Bisping’s Road To The Title Goes Through Brazil

Michael Bisping could get his title shot if he can defeat Victor Belfort later this month. (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE) Michael Bisping has a lot at stake when he meets Victor “The Phenom” Belfort on January More...

The Denver Broncos have become a favorite to make the Super Bowl. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)
By Vin D'Anton On Thursday, January 3rd, 2013
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Final 2012 NFL Power Rankings

The Denver Broncos have become a favorite to make the Super Bowl. (Rob Carr/Getty Images) 1. Denver Broncos (1): Eleven wins in a row. Unbelievable. I’ll be shocked if they don’t make it to the Super More...

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By Paul Conroy On Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013
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Velasquez Defeats Dos Santos For UFC Heavyweight Title

(AP Photo) Displaying incredible quickness for a 240-lb. man, Cain Velasquez punished Junior Dos Santos for five rounds to reclaim the UFC Heavyweight title. Baring no resemblance to the fighter who was knocked More...

Box jumps are one example of plyometric training.
By Katie Boushie On Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013
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Ways to Prevent an ACL Injury

“I blew out my knee.” What exactly does this mean? Most often this means a torn ACL, and it seems like everyone either has their own or knows someone with an injury story. What makes this injury especially infamous More...

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By Guest On Thursday, December 27th, 2012
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Williams toe injury could hamper Australia efforts

(Chris Hyde/Getty Images) Perennial tennis betting favourite, Serena Williams’ preparations for the Australian Open have received a major blow after the world number three underwent toe surgery on a persistent More...

Manning (18) and Moreno have the Broncos primed for a run at the Super Bowl.
By Vin D'Anton On Thursday, December 27th, 2012
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Week 17 NFL Power Rankings

Manning (18) and Moreno have the Broncos primed for a run at the Super Bowl. 1. Denver Broncos (2): Falcon fans will scream hell because they beat the Broncos but Denver has been hands down the most consistent More...

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By Katie Boushie On Friday, December 21st, 2012
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To Ice or Not To Ice…Which Treatment is Better?

I am often asked by athletes how they should continue treating their injury once they are home, mainly if they should be applying ice or heat. While heat oftentimes feels better on the skin, ice is more frequently More...

NJ Devils first round draft pick, Stefan Matteau, will compete with Team USA at the World Juniors Tournament.
By Michael DiGiacomo On Thursday, December 20th, 2012
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Devils 1st rd pick, Stefan Matteau, says it’s “Team First” at the World Juniors

NJ Devils first round draft pick, Stefan Matteau, will compete with Team USA at the World Juniors Tournament. While the NHL & NHLPA are still throwing hissy fits instead of working together to figure out the More...