Memphis Grizzlies sign with STATSports

21 Oct
Posted in: Basketball | Clients | Expansion | Feature Focus | Injury Prevention | NBA | New Clients | Sports Science | STATSports North America
Published on:
October 21st, 2016

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STATSports

GPS tracker to assist Grizzlies on quest to make Playoffs

STATSports are delighted to announce the Memphis Grizzlies as brand new clients, adding to our growing list of users in the NBA. This partnership will see the Grizzlies equipped with the latest in cutting-edge sport technology to help coaches monitor athlete performance during training and on game day.

STATSports provide elite sports teams with the most innovative performance monitoring and analysis software available on the market. The Grizzlies are now be in a position to monitor their players on a daily basis, analysing training loads and player outputs allowing them to detect when players are at their most susceptible to picking up an injury. STATSports wearable devices are ergonomically designed to fit a player’s back, and fit into specially designed base layers that can be easily worn while playing or training.

Memphis Grizzlies

Director of U.S. Operations at STATSports, Richard Moffett is delighted to welcome the Memphis Grizzlies on-board. “We are proud to begin our association with the Grizzlies and look forward to assisting them in taking player performance to the next level. There are no easy games in the NBA and with fixtures coming thick and fast, we are delighted to assist the Grizzlies on their quest to make Playoff’s and beyond” he said.

He added, “STATSports provide the ultimate tool for ensuring that players are kept in peak physical condition over the course of a season. Managers and coaches receive meaningful data instantly about individual players, which allows for full analysis of their individual performance and track’s players training load on a continual basis.”

Memphis Grizzlies

With technology playing an ever increasing role in the preparation of elite professional teams. STATSports GPS tracking player system will allow the Grizzlies to keep an eye out for indicators of injury and illness. The ‘dynamic stress load’ is capable of noticing the first sign of player fatigue. In a demanding sport like basketball where there is continuous physical exertion, a player’s dynamic stress load is constantly monitored in order to minimize injury. Information like this allows players help reach optimum fitness levels and ultimately in the long run become better players.

STATSports provide the world’s most effective performance monitoring systems, used by many teams in a variety of sports across the globe. It is used in the English Premier League, Spanish La Liga, NFL, and NBA and played a part in the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

For more information on STATSports and their innovative technology based GPS tracker for elite teams, visit www.statsports.com