Gatorade is the recommended
Sports Drink of the NBATA

Education & Research

The NBATA devotes significant time and energy to educating its members and the public to new knowledge in the area of basketball related sports medicine. Each June, in conjunction with the NBA Pre-Draft Camp,  the NBATA stages its annual continuing education program and meetings.   

NBATA Articles

NBATA members continually strive to educate on athletic training issues. Feel free to browse the links below to for information on selected topics.

May 2000 - Ankle Sprains by Fred Tedeschi, Chicago Bulls
September 2000 - Olympic Preparation by Tom Abdenour, Golden State Warrioirs

Gatorade Sports Science Institute

The Gatorade Sports Science Institute (GSSI) is the educational arm of the Gatorade Company. The NBATA has been involved with GSSI in cutting edge basketball related research on dehydration in NBA basketball players. Check back soon for more information and visit the link above to learn more about the GSSI.

Gatorade Sports Science Institute Home Page
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