Entries by Bernie

Basketball Standards, Hoops and Goals – What’s the Difference?

I work for an online sports paraphernalia company that offers a wide variety of basketball apparel and equipment. So much so that potential customers are often confused about what to buy and what will ultimately fit their needs. The majority of the confusion pertains to basketball standards, hoops and goals and what each entails. Well, […]

The Origin of Soccer

Although it may be impossible to accurately state when and where the game of soccer originated, history has shown us glimpses of a game similar to our present day version being played for over 3000 years. Around the 2nd or 3rd Century BC, it was documented that the Chinese military during the Han Dynasty played […]

Basketball Drills That Work

Basketball drills are the most important factor when trying to improve your game. No matter what sport you play or if you are learning a new job skill you must learn the foundementals first. Once you have a solid understanding of how to perform the basic skills needed to play basketball you can add to […]

5 Drills For Extreme Football Conditioning

5 Drills For Extreme Football Conditioning In the dark ages of football conditioning usually amounted to nothing more than running a few miles and maybe jogging up stadium steps. It was the old standby. And, often the only reason it was done was because that’s what your coach did when he was young, and his […]

Basketball Shoes

Playing basketball requires vigorous moves like running, jumping, side-to-side movements, blocking, and shooting. This involves a lot of wear and tear on shoes. In order to reduce wear and tear, basketball players need specially developed shoes, like basketball shoes. Basketball shoes help in preventing lower body injuries by allowing the players to move quickly and […]

Soccer- Religion, Madness and Passion

Soccer is a religion in many countries. It is also known as “Football” in most countries except in the United States of America. If you’re a soccer fanatic most probably you know about the recent developments in the sport. However, many websites provide world cup soccer schedule as they are announced. The international governing body […]

Golf Driver Swing: How To Stop Hooking

The same as slicing, the hook is likewise among the most common issues that golf players face. A golf player can take the steps needed to stop slicing however might generate a hook. A hook is triggered if the club face slightly closes at the position of impact, thus causing the golf ball to spin […]

Infractions And Penalties In Soccer

In the game of soccer, there are a number of player infractions that will result in the referee halting game play, and possibly even implementing disciplinary measures according to regulations set by FIFA, which is the primary governing of the sport all over the world. Here, we take a look at the different soccer penalties […]

Soccer Balls: Crafted With Technology

Soccer is the most widely played sports. It is watched & played in almost all countries on this planet. People across the globe just love to play this game. Every day we come across various instances in which from kids to all age people play this game to get excitement & thrills. The soccer ball […]

Hitting the Slider in Baseball

A stud pitcher usually can take care of stud hitters. If you are a hitting coach there is only so much you can do to prepare your hitters for a great pitcher. You can study the pitchers tendencies as when he throws different types of pitches and do some guess work, but usually stud pitchers […]