All David Epstein Stories
The Damage Done
While concussive hits dominate the debate, a groundbreaking new study suggests that minor blows—and there can be hundreds each game— are just as traumatic
The horror and tragedy of the Jovan Belcher murder-suicide make clear that even the spotlight of big-time sports and the immediacy of social media cannot fully illumine the human heart
HCM may be the leading killer of young athletes, but other cardiovascular conditions have also claimed prominent lives
Did Ken Griffey Jr. inherit good genes, or did he become a superstar because he grew up in a clubhouse? Or both? For the price of a family ...
EVEN AS doctors have learned more about brain trauma, the definition of a concussion remains frustratingly vague. The injury is diagnosed ...
The numbers show that when Tiger Woods is in a funk, his competitors flourish
HELMETS AREN'T perfect. They can be extremely effective at preventing skull fractures and helpful for absorbing the brain-rattling force of a ...
Tracee Jones SCORECARD, Nov. 13, 2006 IN THE WAKE of her appearance on NBC's Deal or No Deal, Tennessee State women's basketball ...
Two studies refute reports in the media about former NFL players' life expectancy
Think performance enhancers are a problem now? Welcome to the era of the genetically engineered superathlete
A new study says Oscar Pistorius's carbon fiber legs give him an edge
Guided by driver Steven Holcomb and powered by NASCAR engineering, Team Night Train survived a vicious turn and won the U.S. its first ...