Former college football superstar Lawrence Phillips stands accused of a prison murder. It's the latest bit of legacy for the 1995 Cornhuskeres, the team no one could stop.
In 1989, two unremarkable teams played a remarkable game. This is the story of one of the highest-scoring games in NBA history, told by those who played in and witnessed it.
The short-list of 2022 Winter Olympics host cities may not be able to handle the games. Soon, it may be next to impossible to find a city that can.
Drugs, sex, domestic violence, gay players: Playmakers had it all, which is why the NFL wanted it gone.
There has always been a debate over the last two minutes of NBA games—too exciting or too dull, too slow or too fast. It hasn't always been a great conversation.
I decided to try CrossFit, because it seemed frightening and intense, which is the opposite of my life.
In a city that is unforgiving to people with disabilities, the members of Guerreros Aztecas make the best of a hard life.
What Fenway Park's infamous $29 lobster roll taught me about the commoditization of tragedy.
The lawsuit filed by Erica Kinsman, Jameis Winston's accuser, contains two new bits of information that could prove damaging to Winston in court.
Dogspotting is like birding, but competitive, urban, and reliant on Facebook. No, seriously, it's a real thing that's real. Promise.
In a country with stringent gender norms, women are discouraged from playing sports and even Olympic-level female athletes are expected to retire when they become mothers.
On April 17, 1979, the Mariners and Athletics played a great game in front of almost no one. Here's the story of the game everyone missed.
Jackie Robinson played alongside a pair of former Negro League pitchers in the Brooklyn Dodgers farm system, but the team—and baseball—never really gave them a chance.
Gilbert Crockett's new company Mother aims to revive a simpler time in skateboarding, when companies cared about the quality of art and design as well as the dollars.
Julius Hirsch won soccer championships before he was murdered by his own country. Today, he's become a symbol for tolerance.
Photographer Jen Davis goes behind the scenes at the 2015 Ms. International competition.
Doping in amateur cycling is "endemic," but the problem doesn't stop there and it could spread far and wide if nothing is done to stop it.
Paying tribute to the former cricketer and commentator who has died, aged 84 – a voice of infinite wisdom and the sound of endless summers.
On the eve of an unprecedented move to appoint security guards to control crowd violence at junior games in Sydney's west, Penrith referees president, Phil Haines, is not convinced the change will be enough.
The Israel-Palestine conflict has crossed over into soccer before, but now both sides are taking their grievances to FIFA. This will not go well.
With Van Halen back in the spotlight thanks to their new live album and forthcoming tour, we take a look at what makes Diamond Dave's kicks, splits, and mic stand-wiedling samurai skills so special.
Extremus is the brainchild of two friends with a shared love for concocting the most intense physical challenges possible. What possesses people to do this?
It's a gift (to rich people) that keeps on taking (from taxpayers), and there's nothing anyone can do about it.
There was a loud crack, then the room fell silent. I tried to pull my arm back into my lap, but it was moving in ways an arm is not supposed to move.