Social Sciences and Psychology - Sport

Expert insight: Tips to improve your NYT Connections game

Sport - Apr 15
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Puzzle fans are hooked on Connections , the latest word game from the New York Times that launched in June 2023, following the success of Wordle. The premise of the Connections game is deceivingly simple: from a grid of 16 words, find four groups of four that each have something in common. So why does this game spark so much delight and frustration among players? To solve Connections puzzles, players need to draw on different aspects of word knowledge like a word's meaning, grammar (e.g.

NFL Draft in Detroit: U-M experts available to discuss

The NFL Draft will be held April 25-27 in Detroit. University of Michigan experts are available to discuss the impact on the city and surrounding areas, as well as the league's efforts to grapple with racial disparities and other social issues.

What Ohtani scandal means for his career, fans and team: U-M experts can comment

EXPERTS ADVISORY University of Michigan experts are available to discuss the scandal involving Los Angeles Dodgers player Shohei Ohtani, the two-way sensation and two-time American League Most Valuable Player, and interpre

Hopkins athletes give back to Baltimore

Sport - Campus

Johns Hopkins athletes create charity to give back to Baltimore

Batter up (or not): Pro baseball players with longer contracts don’t always work as hard

Study: Addressing endogeneity in marginal revenue product estimates of shirking in Major League Baseball (doi.org/10.1108/MF-09-2023-0586) Major League Baseball's opening day is March 28, and chances are, some players will be working a bit harder this season than others.

Sport - Mar 15

Difficult teens can benefit from sport

Physical activity is good for young people with volatile temperaments or living in dysfunctional families - but only under certain conditions, UdeM researchers find.

Sport - Mar 11

Going top shelf with AI to better track hockey data

Sport

Waterloo researchers get an assist from AI in identifying hockey players with greater accuracy and speed Researchers from the University of Waterloo g

Sport - Apr 8

A friendly pat on the back can improve performance in basketball

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A free throw in basketball will have every eye glued to one person. It's an intensely stressful situation. A research team led by the University of Basel studied whether a friendly tap on the shoulder increases the odds of making a shot.

What’s new in concussion treatment and management

EXPERT Q&A There have been significant changes in the last few years in how concussions are identified and treated. Steven Broglio , director of the Michigan Concussion Center and professor at the U-M School of Kinesiology, can discuss.

Sport - Mar 21

Advertising and social media driving online gambling among young Australians

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Gambling features such as loot boxes in video games and sports betting are the most popular forms of online gambling among young adults in the ACT,

World-class kinesiology research facility coming to the University of Calgary

$20-million donation from the Taylor Family Foundation will advance game-changing human performance, movement and sport science research The University of Calgary will soon be home to one of the most advanced post-secondary r

Data Science and Athletics Team To Tackle 2024 NFL Big Data Bowl

Ryan Larsen has coached hundreds of players during his football career - and four data scientists.

Taking women’s bodies into account: the impact of the menstrual cycle and contraception on sports performance

Health - Sport

Researcher Marine Carpentier (Laboratoire de physiologie cardio-respiratoire à l'effort) tackles a blind spot in motor science research: the influence of the menstrual cycle and hormonal contraception on sports performance.

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