Alex Wong

donovan bailey

Donovan Bailey vs. Michael Johnson: The Biggest Race That Never Happened

On the 20th anniversary of the marquee Bailey-Johnson race, we look back at the circus show that was supposed to settle the World's Fastest Man title.
Alex Wong
6.4.17
esportes de verão

The NBA Looks to India, Basketball's New 'Wild West'

"If the NBA were able to get basketball off the ground in India, I would be willing to kiss Adam Silver’s feet," one international sports agent says. "It’s going to be really hard."
Alex Wong
5.3.17
china

The NBA Looks to India; Basketball's New 'Wild West'

"If the NBA were able to get basketball off the ground in India, I would be willing to kiss Adam Silver’s feet," one international sports agent says. "It’s going to be really hard."
Alex Wong
5.3.17
nba

Vince Carter Should Be the First Raptor to Have His Number Retired

Vinsanity's Raptors legacy is complicated due to a nasty divorce with the team in 2004. But he remains the greatest player in franchise history and the biggest superstar to ever play for Toronto.
Alex Wong
12.8.16
nba

Anthony Bennett Is Trying to Have Fun Playing Basketball Again

Bennett was the No. 1 pick in the 2013 draft, but once he got to the NBA he didn't get many minutes and stopped having fun. Now on his fourth team in four years, the 23-year-old is determined to revitalize his career with the Nets.
Alex Wong
10.25.16
NFL

Twenty-Five Years Ago, the NFL and Marvel Created 'NFL SuperPro'—and It Sucked

25 years ago, the NFL and Marvel Comics partnered to create NFL SuperPro, one of the lamest comic book heroes ever. There will never be another, and that's a drag.
Alex Wong
9.21.16
women in sports

Nana Fujimoto Is Out To Save Everything

Nana Fujimoto was a hockey prodigy in Japan before walking away from the sport. She came back when she was ready, and now the NWHL goalie isn't going anywhere.
Alex Wong
2.15.16