Having the Same Name as a Celebrity Can Suck

I've been subjected to terrible jokes my whole life because I'm named Ben Johnson, like the Olympic sprinter who had his gold medal stripped at the 1988 Summer Games in Seoul.
Ben T Johnson
dog racing

Doped Up Dogs: Why Greyhounds Are Being Given Cocaine

Doping in the dog racing world has decreased in recent years, but it's still happening throughout the UK and Ireland.
Max Daly
Blown Olympic Dreams

The Catch-22 of Anti-Doping Testing For High School Athletes

Very few school districts have an anti-doping testing program. As a result, high school athletes and coaches who compete at national tournaments and meets where testing occurs are sometimes unfamiliar with the process.
Aaron Gordon

Juiced Up: Swole Ep. 3

Over the better part of this century, bodybuilders have increased the natural performance of their bodies by using artificial substances.
VICE Sport

Ben Johnson Endorses Betting App That Puts "the Roid into Android"

Australian anti-doping officials don't see the humor in a former Olympic gold medalist making light of his steroid bust.
Aaron Gordon
yakkin about baseball

Eric Thames Has Plenty Of Urine: Yakkin' About Baseball

PED suspicions, rowdy farmhands, Derek Jeter in a garish orange blazer—it's baseball season all right.
David Roth and David Raposa

The Cult: Anderson Silva

For a record 16 successive fights, Anderson Silva was undefeated in the Octagon. The Brazilian became the most feared man in the UFC, dispatching his opponents with an air of nonchalance. But, like all good things, Silva's streak could not last.
Tom Usher

Hall of Fame Voters Shift on Steroids, But That Won't Help Sammy Sosa

Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens seem well-positioned to receive Hall of Fame voters' pardon over the next few years. Sammy Sosa has made no such progress.
Steven Goldman

Manny Ramirez, Steroids, and Having It Both Ways in the Hall of Fame

The question of how to handle known steroid users in Hall of Fame voting is a thorny one, but many voters have settled on a chronological distinction. It doesn't hold up.
Nathaniel Rakich

Mark Hunt Now Says He'll Sue Any Fighter Who Fights Him Under the Influence of PEDs

The Samoan heavyweight legend kicks his war against steroids up yet another notch.
Josh Rosenblatt

The Invincible, Vulnerable Lex Luger Belongs In The WWE Hall of Fame

Lex Luger looked like a classic pro wrestling beefcake, but the ways in which he was weird, honest, and different were what made him great. He deserves recognition.
Ian Williams

It's Time For the NHL to Make the Goal Nets Bigger

Scoring in hockey is down. A simple solution? Make the nets bigger.
Dave Lozo