Looking back at Rocky IV, the most festive Cold War boxing movie of all time.
The NBA is partnering with Rio de Janeiro's sport secretary of state to develop basketball in the largest favela in Rio.
Twenty-five years ago, the USFL received its winnings for defeating the NFL in an antitrust lawsuit, but it was too late to save the pro football league from a fate largely determined by Donald Trump.
Former Division II football player Zack Langston died at age 26 with CTE, the same brain disease found in Junior Seau, the subject of the film Concussion.
The annual Eddie Aikau invitational surf competition at Waimea Bay is one of surfing's most exclusive and terrifying contests, even for rock stars like Jamie O'Brien.
The most accomplished free climber in the world takes on one of the most unique adventures of his storied climbing career this far.
A parkour collective from Paris placed themselves at significant risk by traveling into Chernobyl's forbidden zone. What they found was an incredible window into the past.
The National Football League and its fans were outraged over Michael Vick's dogfighting. When it comes to allegations of domestic violence and sexual assault, that's often not the case.
Skateistan has opened its latest chapter in Johannesburg, hoping to provide an escape for young South Africans, especially girls, in a city and a country with the highest rates of murder and domestic violence in the world.
The first recorded goat kidnapping was in 1953. The animal was the property of the United States Naval Academy, the perpetrators were from West Point, and a football tradition was born.
The lifelong conservationist was involved in a kayaking accident in Chile. He was 72 years old.
NBA fans like to believe that some coaches are significantly better than others at drawing up after-timeout plays during huddles. Evidence suggests otherwise.
As isolated incidents, the multiple allegations involving NFL players accused of sexual assault and domestic violence are deeply disturbing; as part of a pattern, they reveal a dangerous disregard for women.
With a looming shot at the MLS Cup, Kei sat down at our Brooklyn bar to determine the long road he's travelled to get to this point.
Comparisons between American football and Roman gladiator games are common. Do historians think they're apt?
The recent rash of doping scandals in the running world may lead organizations to take more proactive anti-doping measures and protect themselves (and their wallets) from the fallout.
Is Kobe Bryant the next great poet? We asked a Brown professor and National Book Award finalist C.D. Wright to evaluate his farewell letter.
I'll give you one guess.
For the season finale of Epicly Later'd, we flew to Stockholm, Sweden, to spend some time with Ali Boulala and talk to him about the drunk driving accident that killed his best friend and left him in a coma.
Esteban De Jesús was once considered Puerto Rico's best fighters. But drug addiction, which led to his AIDS related death, curtailed his career.
Part one of the Epicly Later'd season finale about the former pro skater whose tragic drunk driving accident changed his life forever.
Supremely self-confident to a fault, Kobe Bryant worked and willed himself to basketball greatness. Now he has to figure out how to quit the game that defines him.
On November 20, 1985, The Wrestling Album entered the Billboard Top 100. It remains one of the most bizarre, eclectic, and enduring legacies of wrestling's mainstream popularity.
To see Bond on the slopes or the baccarat table is to see a man who can see to his own desires. His creator, Ian Fleming, wanted it that way.