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Sports-Related Video Games Linked to Children’s Participation in Athletics

By Bryan Toporek — August 26, 2014 1 min read

It turns out all those years of playing “Madden” and “NBA2K” video games might have beneficial effects after all.

High schoolers who play sports-related video games are significantly more likely to participate in sports, according to a study published online last week in the journal

A version of this news article first appeared in the Schooled in Sports blog.