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  1. sports
    Will You Ever Be As Happy About Anything As Drake Is About the Raptors Win?Nope!
  2. jubilance
    Will You Ever Be As Happy About Anything As Drake Is About the Raptors’ Win?Nope!
  3. vulture sports
    A Timeline of Drake Being Ridiculous During the NBA PlayoffsOctober’s Very Own troll.
  4. games
    The NBA Finals Moment That Is Modern Pro Sports in MicrocosmWhy arenas and stadiums just aren’t designed for the average fan anymore.
  5. beyhive
    The Woman From the Viral Beyoncé Video Is Getting Death Threats“I’ve never experienced cyberbullying like this,” Nicole Curran said.
  6. games
    The Women’s World Cup and the Future of American SportsThe last American triumph in the Women’s World Cup felt like the birth of a new era in women’s sports. Another win could lead to the era’s maturation.
  7. nba finals
    Macaulay Culkin Wants to Talk to Drake About That Home Alone NBA Finals ShirtThe rapper trolled an injured Kevin Durant with a Kevin McCallister shirt during Game 2 of the NBA Finals.
  8. games
    Why You Should Cheer for the Warriors in the NBA FinalsAnd why, even if you don’t, you’ll end up lying and saying you did.
  9. now smell this
    I Love How Much LeBron James Loves CandlesHe’s obsessed.
  10. 2019 women's world cup
    Women’s Soccer Finally Gets Cool MerchNike tapped four female designers, including Marine Serre.
  11. games
    Abolish the DraftSports drafts aren’t fair to players, and they don’t even work on their own terms. We should just get rid of them.
  12. crime
    Former Ohio State Doctor Sexually Abused at Least 177 Men, Report FindsSchool officials allegedly knew about his abuse for years and did nothing.
  13. games
    Stephen A. Smith and the Lure of LosingThe Knicks’ strategy worked better than statistics predicted. So why does it feel like it failed?
  14. sports
    The Caster Semenya Ruling Is Already Being Used Against Other Women“This is a scheme to demoralize us. I am not ready to quit athletics nor to take a suppressant treatment.”
  15. interesting times
    Andrew Sullivan: Who Should Be Allowed to Compete in Women’s Sports?The debate is legitimate and important. But some of the arguments being made in major publications are patently false.
  16. white house
    The White House Welcomes the World Champion Boston ‘Red Socks’That’s not how it’s spelled.
  17. games
    There Is No Sports Without PoliticsSinclair, a conservative local news broadcaster, will not have to change much about itself when it expands into sports.
  18. this! is! jeopardy!
    James Holzhauer’s Post-Jeopardy! Move? Major League Baseball, Maybe.One team is interested in the megachamp’s services.
  19. women in sports
    Some of Us Are Born This Way: Female Athletes and Testosterone LimitsA top sports court has ruled that Caster Semenya would have to take hormone suppressants in order to “ensure fair competition in women’s sports.”
  20. sports
    Olympic Champion Is Barred From Racing Against Other Women, Sparking OutrageA guide to today’s ruling against Caster Semenya, who has been targeted for her naturally high levels of testosterone.
  21. games
    The Quest for Perfection Is Ruining SportsIn the fiercely contested Warriors-Rockets series, both teams think they’re getting screwed by the refs. They’re missing the point.
  22. games
    The Confederate Monuments Culture War Comes to New YorkThe Yankees are having an easy reckoning over Kate Smith. But what happens when they have to confront the legacy of a real icon?
  23. sports
    Cuban Players Helped Build the Modern MLB. America Doesn’t Want To Help Them.For decades, Cuban players have risked everything to play baseball in America. The Trump administration has cancelled a plan to make it safer for them
  24. games
    Tiger Woods Just Gave Us the Feel-Good Sports Story of the CenturyBut why do we care so much?
  25. sports
    22-Year-Old Gymnast Opens Up About Her Career-Ending Fall“I thought I had just hyperextended my knees until I looked down and that wasn’t the case,” she said on TODAY.
  26. nba
    Enes Kanter Is the Man in the MiddleThe Turkish basketball player is hoping to anchor the playoff-bound Portland Trail Blazers at center. But his most important role is off the court.
  27. suits
    These Are the Best Suits I’ve Ever SeenWalter “Clyde” Frazier wears brilliant, exciting suits.
  28. games
    A Championship Game Only College-Basketball Fans Could LoveBut, for us, what a game.
  29. wrestlemania
    Someone Tackled Bret Hart at His WWE Hall of Fame InductionBret “the Hitman” Hart should no longer be hit. Please don’t do it.
  30. sports
    What Happened With UNC Women’s Basketball?New details have emerged about why the coaching staff has been placed on leave.
  31. baseball lit
    The ‘Miracle Mets’ Golden Anniversary Nostalgia Books Are Worth the PriceJust in time for the home opener, several accounts of the glory of ‘69.
  32. games
    The Era of the Old Athlete Is OverWhen did every sport become obsessed with youth?
  33. sports
    Ron Burgundy Easily Wins the First ‘Anchorman’ Mascot RaceYou stay classy, San Diego.
  34. sports
    What’s Going on With the American Figure Skater Accused of Slashing Her Rival?Mariah Bell reportedly said she “meant no harm” by the incident that occurred during a practice.
  35. q&a
    Abby Wambach Wishes She Didn’t Buy All Those Watches and CarsThe soccer legend retired at 35, but still needs a paycheck.
  36. games
    Why the MLB Off-season Explains Our Response to the Mueller InvestigationWe see the trees, but not the forest; we see so many atoms that we barely react when the bomb hits.
  37. sexual assault
    Report: Conor McGregor Under Investigation for Sexual AssaultThe UFC star has reportedly been named in a case in which a woman was raped at a hotel outside Dublin.
  38. sexual harassment
    Reporter Says Unwanted On-Camera Kiss From Boxer Was ‘Embarrassing’Boxer Kubrat Pulev grabbed and kissed reporter Jennifer Ravalo at the end of an interview.
  39. last night on late night
    Jimmy Kimmel Will Not Be Convinced Gonzaga ExistsEspecially not by people who went to Gonzaga.
  40. games
    Hardly Anyone Knows Mike Trout, the Greatest Baseball Player of All TimeOur generation’s Mickey Mantle is going to play his whole career in total obscurity.
  41. sports
    Two Women’s Soccer Stars Are Getting MarriedAli Krieger and Ashlyn Harris secretly dated for nine years.
  42. games
    Baseball’s New Rock N’ Jock EraHow much should a sport try to change?
  43. college admissions scandal
    Of Course the College Admissions Scandal Has an NCAA AngleIn a way, it’s the strangest element of this thoroughly bizarre case.
  44. obituaries
    Olympic Cyclist Kelly Catlin Found Dead at 23She was found in her Stanford University residence by a roommate.
  45. bling
    Dang, Look at the Size of the Engagement Ring A-Rod Got Jennifer Lopez!“J-Rod” is about to become a legally binding couple name.
  46. lawsuits
    The Entire U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Is Suing for Equal PayAfter they won the World Cup in 2015, they were paid a fraction of what the men’s team got for reaching round 16.
  47. games
    Losing Ain’t What It Used to BeIn sports, losing is as natural and inevitable as time or death. Everyone loses, eventually. But the way our culture treats our losers has changed.
  48. niche drama
    Scandale! Competitive Bridge Walloped by Doping AdmissionThe reigning bridge champion has admitted to taking testosterone and a fertility drug.
  49. interesting times
    Andrew Sullivan: The Corruption of the Vatican’s Gay Elite Has Been ExposedA jaw-dropping new book destroys the remains of the Vatican’s moral authority.
  50. lawsuits
    Gwyneth Paltrow Sued for $3 Million in Wild ‘Ski and Run’ LawsuitAnd now she’s countersuing for just $1.
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