Air Date: Saturday, October 27, 2012
Time Slot: 11:00 AM-11:15 AM EST on DISNEY XD
Episode Title: "Penalty Kicks"/"Double Dunk"/"Triple Cork"
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Saturday, October 27

Original Short Form Series - Episode Premiere

Disney XD ESPN Sport Science "Penalty Kicks"/"Double Dunk"/"Triple Cork"

(11:00 AM - 11:15 AM ET/PT)

"Penalty Kicks" - John Brenkus tests co-host Leo Howard's reaction time with an electronic measuring system, and enlist two-time Major League Soccer goal keeper of the year Zach Thornton to compare the level of difficulty between stopping a penalty kick and hitting a major league pitch.

"Double Dunk" - Co-hosts Leo Howard and John Brenkus analyze the impact peripheral vision has on Washington Wizards' JaVale McGee's slam dunk ability. McGee shows off his simultaneous slam dunks on side-by-side baskets and gives viewers a sweet treat that highlights his vertical leap.

"Triple Cork" - Co-host Leo Howard demonstrates his impressive martial arts flips and dissect the torque, speed and velocity behind snowboarder Sage Kotsenburg's triple cork.


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