FANatic Behavior and the Safety of Athletes

In no other situation would it be acceptable for Jeff Orr, a grown man, or any other fan, super-fan, or booster to hurl insults at our sons. So why is it tolerable at a sporting event?!? Since the Marcus Smart/Jeff Orr incident, there have even been a serge of comments such as, "he's going to … Continue reading FANatic Behavior and the Safety of Athletes


The best thing we can say to our kids regarding their participation in sports is, "I love watching you play!  It's great to see you compete and have fun!" Comment on specific things your child did well, but Refrain from giving a critique unless they ask you for specific feedback. Remember that their coach has … Continue reading Advice