A protest to lift New York's cease-and-desist on daily fantasy sports quickly devolved into a farce.
In conversation with Hajo Seppelt, the documentarian whose work unravelled a vast doping conspiracy inside Russian athletics and might yet bring competitive sports to its knees.
We hopped on a flight to Sydney, Australia, and caught up with rising star Chima Ferguson to spend a week with his brother and his mates.
Athletes, college or professional, have power to enact changes. The University of Missouri football players showed that more should use it.
The St. Louis Rams, the Oakland Raiders, and the San Diego Chargers are seeking NFL permission to move to Los Angeles. How serious are they, and how will they make money if the public won't finance a new stadium?
After a series of racist incidents at the University of Missouri, the school's black football players join a longstanding tradition of activism by African-American athletes. They're also moving history forward.
On American Ninja Warrior, Geoff Britten did something no one's every done. Then another ninja did it faster, and won a million dollars.
At the first NFL game staged at Wembley back in 2007, the crowd acted like they were watching a game of cricket. But last Sunday's encounter showed that attitudes are shifting—and becoming more American.
We take a look at the way Daniel Craig has trained for his street-fighting, Krav Maga-training, Dave Bautista-injuring incarnation of James Bond for the upcoming Spectre film.
Injury prevention is the next frontier of advanced analytics, and everybody knows it. So why are there more injuries than ever?
How did two teenage girls from Southern California end up representing Belarus, a country they otherwise have no connection to, on the former Soviet republic's quest for a berth at the 2016 Olympic Games?
We played nine holes of miniature golf in the basement of a funeral home.
New Zealand and Australia face off in Saturday's Rugby World Cup Final. As a clash between two heavyweights of the game, not to mention fiercely competitive neighbours, it's all set to be a classic encounter.
As the World Cup draws to a close, we're profiling the places that rugby fans call home, the spots on this earth that have embraced the sport like no other.
Tim Legler spent a decade gunning threes in the NBA and makes a living talking hoops on ESPN. He's also a shameless, child-scaring, house-decorating Halloweenie.
Maui and Sons creator Jeff Yokoyama is turning old athletic gear at USC and UCLA into a sustainable campus clothing line.
Wambach will leave the game a legend, a warrior for the sport of soccer and for female athletes, a frustrating and flawed FIFA Ballon d'Or winner.
The Sabermetrics movement has helped teams better analyze players. But nobody has come up with a system to identify good managers.
"New York is the greatest city on the planet, I think. But you're not a New Yorker if you don't wake up some days and be like Man, fuck this place."
Alex Ramsey and Patrick Sweeney started running at the Chicago Marathon on October 11, and they aren't really stopping until the finish line of the New York Marathon
We spoke to the Olympic medalist 24 hours after his groundbreaking announcement.
Uganda's only maximum security prison, Luzira, holds a sophisticated prison soccer tournament known not only for its top-notch talent, but the remarkable part it plays in the country's low recidivism rate.
For the first time ever, the US National Championship was an indoor, ticketed event. if yo-yo wants to reach a bigger audience, however, it will have to court more people—namely, women.
America's fate during the Revolutionary War was still very much in doubt when Jonas Cattell left at dawn and raced ten miles through the backwoods of southern New Jersey to warn the troops about a surprise attack.