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Matt Harvey-Unrealistic Expectations In A World Of Uncertainty | Psychology of Sports

Matt Harvey-Unrealistic Expectations In A World Of Uncertainty | Psychology of Sports | Sports | Scoop.it
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You could actually here the deep depression in the voices of Sandy Alderson, Terry Collins and Matt Harvey as the air went out of the room and the Mets universe as they spoke about Harvey’s UCL tear.

How could this have happened? There seemed to be an air of invincibility about Harvey a young, huge strapping figure with the demeanor of a tiger on the mound, which all lead and contributed to a feeling that Harvey was indestructible and at times invincible– in a career destined for the Hall of Fame.The former ideas were quickly dashed with the announcement of his Injury, and the later promise of a sterling career remains to be seen.

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Mike Tyson Retrospective | Psychology of Sports

Mike Tyson Retrospective | Psychology of Sports | Sports | Scoop.it
Dr. Richard Lustberg's insight:

Tyson did an interview on ESPN talking about his stuggles. This article written a while back speaks directly to them.

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Aaron Hernandez-The Need For Better Psychological Assessments In Sports | Psychology of Sports

Aaron Hernandez-The Need For Better Psychological Assessments In Sports | Psychology of Sports | Sports | Scoop.it
Dr. Richard Lustberg's insight:

Teams assemble a wealth of athletic and other background data on players they have interest in. Scouting reports on players can be quite lengthy.  However if they were integrated with an individual psychological evaluation done by a trained psychologist, that team would possess the greatest amount of reliable and predictive data possible for both on and off the field performance and behaviors.

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When Players Are Injured Many Are Emotionally Affected | Psychology of Sports

When Players Are Injured Many Are Emotionally Affected | Psychology of Sports | Sports | Scoop.it
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Read about the psychological and emotional hurdles players, coaches, managers and front office organization personnel go through when players are injured

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