Female athletes have historically received very little attention from activists and advocates for gender equality. Why?
One of the nation’s best players makes $15 million a year. The other can’t find a team to sign her.
Sepp Blatter was reelected as FIFA’s president at the end of a week in which nine of his colleagues were indicted for money laundering and racketeering.
Soccer’s international governing body has long been suspected of mass corruption, but a 47-count U.S. indictment is one of the first real steps to accountability.
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?
An NFL investigation suggests that the New England Patriots may have made 'a deliberate effort' to deflate footballs during the AFC Championship Game in January.
For too long, MLB has tolerated the 'tradition' of pitchers intentionally hitting the other team's players. That needs to change.
Saturday's face-off between Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Manny Pacquiao is five years in the making, and the infighting behind the scenes highlights many of the issues facing modern boxing.
This weekend, the 38-year-old will earn $100 million to box against Manny Pacquiao. Given all the hype, it's easy to forget that "the last great prizefighter" is also someone who's repeatedly battered women.
What happens when a Harvard professor enters a professional squash tournament against the world's best players?
A familiar scandal is just another reminder that in sports, the rule breakers are everywhere.
In the face of overwhelming evidence, it's time to admit the obvious.
Despite its unforgettable finish, the NFL's extravaganza was undermined by violence and the specter of concussions.
Seattle coach Pete Carroll made a lot of great choices in Sunday's game, and one that he'd probably like to take back.
The nation seems to need a hug.
A halftime vision from pop culture's uncanny valley
The author of Funny Girl, Fever Pitch, and High Fidelity champions the virtue in adapting other people's work and explains why he never wants to write a sequel.
A hundred years ago, the National Football League curtailed on-field deaths and unnecessary brutality with a game-changing set of rules. It's time to institute some new ones.
David Ginola's candidacy for president of world football's governing body is bankrolled by bookies, and yet he'd still be a better option than Sepp Blatter.
The NFL controversy over how the New England Patriots treat their balls has followed a predictable pattern when it comes to modern manufactured outrage.