What Pop Culture Rivalries Say about Race
Whiteness is often set up to overshadow black excellence.
Belmont Beats Lipscomb on Last-Second Shot One Week After Beating them at the Buzzer
For the second time in as many weeks, Belmont beat cross-town rival on last-second shot.
After More Than a Century, High School Football's Quiet Rivalry Plays On
The Tennessee School for the Deaf and the North Carolina School for the Deaf first faced off in 1903—a matchup that predates Cal-USC, Oklahoma-Oklahoma State, Florida-Georgia, Notre Dame-USC, and Bears-Packers.
Sunderland Paper Reassigns Reporter Who Facebooked Nasty Things about Team Six Years Ago
Six years ago, Newcastle United fan said some terrible things about Sunderland on his personal Facebook account and now he's lost his job covering Sunderland because of it.
America's Forgotten Service Academy Rivalry
"The Secretaries Cup is the Division III Army-Navy Game. The level of emotion, and the fan intensity, is exactly the same."
B. David Zarley
Texas and Texas A&M Need Each Other Now More than Ever
The Aggies and Longhorns need to stop dancing around it and play each other already.
Ronaldo and the Great Photoshopped Abs Controversy of 2016
Cristiano Ronaldo's abs are in the news. Again.
Michael Cooper And Bill Laimbeer Are Keeping Their NBA Rivalry Alive In The WNBA
Michael Cooper and Bill Laimbeer were part of a legendary NBA rivalry in the 1980's. They're coaching in the WNBA, now, but are as competitive as they ever were.
What the Taylor Swift vs. Kanye Beef Tells Us About the Meaning of Life
Steven Hydens's new book 'Your Favorite Band is Killing Me' focuses on famous music rivalries like Oasis vs. Blur and Taylor Swift vs. Kanye to reveal that these beefs were about something more than drunken VMA speeches or Noel Gallagher's big mouth.
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Here's How Close the Blackhawks Were to Tying the Blues in Game 7
A deflection and two posts: the puck never had a chance of going in.
Baying for Claret: Blackburn and Burnley's Bitter Local Rivalry
As fellow founder members of the Football League, the rivalry between Blackburn Rovers and Burnley is almost as old as the sport itself. More than a century later, their relationship is as bitter as ever.
Throwback Thursday: Monica Seles Takes the Throne
In 1991, Steffi Graf had sat atop the women's tennis rankings for more than three years. Then Monica Seles came on the scene, and things got interesting.