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How To Handle Your Child's Concussion

When your children participate in school sports, concussions can be a concern. A concussion is caused by a blow to the head or by an injury that makes the head move back and forth with a lot of force. This causes chemical changes in the brain and sometimes damages the brain cells. The risk is…

Cloud9 Eliminated From Worlds

Well. That was rough. After weeks of the hype building around Cloud9, and many people predicting them to escape from Group A, the dream is over. Cloud 9 has officially been eliminated from the 2019 League of Legends World Championship. After finishing the first half of the double round robin 1-2, they were long shots…

Suicide Prevention: 7 Warning Signs

Last month was National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. However, suicide is an issue all year long. Suicide rates have increased by 30% since 1999, according to the CDC, as Interim Inc. reports, and is the second leading cause of death among youth aged 10 to 19 years in the United States. Suicide rates have increased…

Mazz: Has John Henry Had His Sights Set On Andrew Friedman All Along?

Know what I think? I think the Red Sox knew a year ago – or more – that Friedman was entering the final year of his contract and that he might want to come to Boston. Heck, they probably talked to him – or someone close to him – while the Red Sox were cleaning up on the Dodgers in the 2018 World Series. And that is probably why Friedman hasn’t agreed to new terms with the Dodgers.

Donald Trump Launches Twitch Channel, Streams Rally

President Donald Trump has launched a twitch channel. His inaugural stream will be of his rally tonight, scheduled to start at 8 PM eastern time. He joins an ever expanding cast of politicians making the move into the Twitch space. The move follows up the likes of Senator Bernie Sanders, who joined Twitch earlier this…

I Wrote Melee Off And The Big House Showed Me I Was Wrong

For years there was a debate on if Smash was even considered “FGC” (it is). But its often had the reputation of being stuck in the dorm rooms of America. Its fan-base generally skewed younger and it hadn’t really caught on in Japan or Korea like Street Fighter and Tekken did. But over time and…

The Playstation 5 Officially Announced... But Do We Care?

Sony PlayStation announced the confirmation of the PlayStation 5 (clever name...), and as a PlayStation-Fanboy, I am undoubtedly excited for its release in the holiday season of 2020. But with gaming PC's becoming more affordable and consoles trying to keep up with bigger and better hardware in their systems, will it be necessary to invest…

GrizzlyMug, Director of "Against The Odds" Documentary

Nate and Joe sit with director, GrizzlyMug to discuss the documentary "Against The Odds" which chronicles OG's rise to fame in the DOTA2 scene. Following along with their struggles as they rose to the top of their game to win The DOTA2 International in 2018. Watch the full interview with GrizzlyMug here! Watch the Full…

Esports Degrees In Universities On The Rise

While attending the Esports Business Summit there was a common term that was on the tip of everyone's tongue, "College Esports". Now, most were referring to this when it came to building teams and scholarships to attract students to their schools, others have developed a curriculum around the booming space. The University of Staffordshire built…

4 Simple Tips to Reduce Screen Time for Children

Laptops, tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices are increasingly part of our daily lives, but sometimes those screens have the ability to take over our attention, and children are even more succeptable to this.. More and more studies are surfacing about the negative effects too much screen time has on children, with a recent study…

Mazz: What Is Brady's Defense? This Year, It's Very, Very Good

Beginning with last year’s Super Bowl – a game won on defense – the Pats are now 2-0 in their last two games when scoring fewer than 20 points. If you think that sample isn’t big enough, you might be right. But while we’re waiting for more evidence, let’s also tell you that the 2003-04 Patriots went 7-0 in their final seven games when scoring fewer than 20 points.

Will Esports Replace Football In High Schools?

I know, I know. Even as I wrote the headline, I couldn't help but think what many out there are probably already thinking: "But foobaw!" Football has been a major part of the high school experience for the better part of a century. Whether you're on the team, the JV, cheerleading, playing in the band,…