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The Ineffable Bro-ness of Rob Gronkowski

The freakishly talented Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, five times a Pro Bowler and four times an All-Pro, hung up his cleats over the weekend,…

Three ER Doctors on the Many, Many Ways Thanksgiving Will Put You in the Hospital

Thanksgiving is a time of gratitude, and also of eating so much your stomach ruptures shortly after getting into a fistfight with your in-laws. We…

Why We Can’t Look Away From Horrific Sports Injuries

Last week, Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward, one of the better players in the NBA, suffered a horrific, season-ending ankle injury — in the first game of…

A Short Investigation Into Why So Many Pro Athletes Are Suddenly Suffering From Blood Clots

In a fair and just world, potential Hall-of-Famer Chris Bosh would still be playing basketball for the Miami Heat. But in February 2015—Bosh’s first season…