Beasley Reece: Serena Williams Is “The Greatest Athlete In The Country…Maybe The World”Sports analyst Beasley Reece told Talk Radio 1210 WPHT morning host Chris Stigall that regardless of gender, she is the “greatest athlete in the country.”
Overuse Injuries Take Heavy Toll On Young AthletesPlaying the same sport all year, puts a lot of stress on growing bodies according to Dr. Shannon Safier, an orthopedic surgeon at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children.
Kids' Interest In Baseball WaningLittle League teams are struggling to attract players and baseball is less popular with other age groups as well.
94WIP Mike & Ike's Top 5 Philly Athletes Over Last 20 YearsThe top 5 Philadelphia athletes over the last two decades.
7 Dumbest Athlete ArrestsSometimes athletes just aren't the sharpest tool in the shed ...
Top 8 All-Time Philly Athletes To Go To Dinner WithWhich all-time Philly athlete would you most want to go to dinner with?
WPHT's Giordano Discusses Possibility Of College Student-athletes Unionizing“This is a college student, who by the rules of the NCAA, is not allowed to have any kind of work study. He can’t have a job. I don’t think that it is far-fetched,” said Lori Pelletier, Executive Secretary-Treasurer from the AFL-CIO in Connecticut.
Sports Verdict: Should NASCAR Drivers Be Considered True Athletes?In the wake of Jimmie Johnson securing his 6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship, Donovan McNabb expressed his belief that NASCAR drivers are not true athletes. Is he out of line, or is this type of racing in no way a sport?
No Justification For Performance-Enhancing DrugsFar beyond home runs or the ability to run tremendous times at a combine is the damage to the health of the people abusing performance-enhancing drugs. This can't be ignored.
BLOG: Pro Leagues And NCAA Must Take Responsibility For Broke AthletesDo the NCAA and pro leagues need to take more responsibility for broke athletes?
Steroid DangersAthletes who use steroids may pay a steep price. Side-effects, short term, include premature balding and problems sleeping. Long-term risks include heart and liver damage.
Coach's Eye AppWhile there are plenty of apps for athletes on the market, trainers have been at something of a disadvantage. Coach's Eye looks to correct that.
35 Athletes From Pennsylvania Scheduled To Compete In 2012 GamesPennsylvania is tied for second place with New York for states with the most in London.
Incoming Big 12 Commish Against Paying Athletes The commissioner of the Big 12 is not in favor of paying athletes.