Better replay technology and refereeing rules don’t necessarily make sports any less messy—or fair.
The longtime losers are now the preseason favorites—a sign of how the smartest teams have become the best ones.
The Warriors star is the embodiment of basketball’s analytics revolution.
The Denver Broncos beat the Carolina Panthers, but neither Peyton Manning nor Cam Newton seemed able to prove their worth.
The Cavaliers’ star is shattering the ages-old divide between athlete and decision-maker.
Not even the renowned quarterback, known for intellectualizing football, can transcend the physical tolls of the sport.
In an analytics-driven era, the New York team has defied statistics and predictions to tell a more compelling story.
On Thursday night, the player hit his 661st home run, moving past Willie Mays on baseball’s all-time list. But does anyone still want to see him win?
In a spectacle as unpredictable and inexplicable as the World Series, the easiest person to watch, analyze, and blame is the team manager.
The purest form of pop-cultural love I've ever felt was toward a show whose jokes I didn't even understand.