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January 21, 2014

Miami Heat, Michelle Obama Provide Healthy-Eating Tips for Youths

During the Miami Heat's visit to the White House, team members joined with Michelle Obama to film a PSA on healthy eating.

January 01, 2014

Memphis Grizzlies Make NBA History by 'Drafting' 8-Year-Old

On Sunday, the NBA's Memphis Grizzlies and the Mid-South Make-a-Wish Foundation made 8-year-old Charvis Brewer's dreams come true by "drafting" him.

December 27, 2013

New Dallas Cowboys Backup Quarterback Donating NFL Salary to High School

An injury to the Dallas Cowboys' starting quarterback opened the door this week for a high school math teacher to temporarily make his way back into the NFL.

December 16, 2013

Professional Athletes Honor Sandy Hook Victims on Anniversary Weekend

Andre Drummond of the NBA's Detroit Pistons and Victor Cruz of the NFL's New York Giants paid their respects to the victims of the Sandy Hook shootings.

December 12, 2013

New App Uses Professional Basketball to Teach Math

A new app uses real data from the National Basketball Association (NBA) and Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) to teach students math.

November 08, 2013

Harlem Globetrotter Trades Tricks With H.S. Physics Teacher

Handles Franklin of the Harlem Globetrotters paid a visit to a D.C. physics teacher who spun a basketball on a pencil in a now-viral video.

September 25, 2013

H.S. Football Coach Suspends Entire Team Due to Character Issues

"We felt like everything was going in a direction that we didn't want our young men going," said Union High School head coach Matt Labrum to the Deseret News.

September 19, 2013

Magic Johnson Launches Initiative for At-Risk Students, Dropouts

The Friends of Magic program will enlist high-profile volunteers to provide support and resources for at-risk students and dropouts.

June 14, 2013

'Science of Golf' Explored in New NBC Web Series

A new 10-part online series from NBC Learn, the United States Golf Association, and Chevron Corp. explores the science behind the game of golf.

May 29, 2013

Star Basketball Player Thanks Community in Open Letter

A few days after graduating from high school, Andrew Wiggins penned an open letter to his community in a local newspaper, thanking them for all it's done for him.

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