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Best All-Time NBA Players in Pro Basketball History

I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career.  I’ve lost almost 300 games.  Twenty-six times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning...

Best All-Time NHL Hockey Players in Sport History

A good hockey player plays where the puck is.  A great hockey player plays where the puck is going to be. –Wayne Gretzky https://www.flickr.com/photos/mastermaq/2121981806 The National...

Pele Sells Off His Life in the Beautiful Game

“Pele sells off his life in the beautiful game” says BBC business reporter Bill Wilson, revealing that Brazils all-time football great is to auction off...

Pesos, Not Walls, Rule In Sports

There is a sense of irony with the Professional Golf Association's relocation of the World Golf Championship from the Donald Trump owned golf course...

David Owen: Cold War II – a Sequel that Los Angeles, Like the Rest...

Throughout my time covering the Olympic Movement - about 15 years - we have tended to take a pretty dim view of the boycott-marred...

Brazilian and Israeli officials to honour victims of Munich massacre with ceremony at Rio...

Brazilian and Israeli officials will lead a ceremony to honour the victims of the massacre at Munich 1972 during this year’s Olympic Games in...

Canada is Mourning the Death of Hockey Legend Gordie Howe

Canada is mourning the death of hockey legend Gordie Howe with politicians and former players paying tribute and his hometown's flags lowered to half-staff...

Olympic flame officially handed over to Rio 2016

Rio 2016 President Carlos Nuzman has formally received the Olympic flame on behalf of his city at a colourful Handover Ceremony in Athens. It was...

Barker: Sixty Years on From Melbourne 1956 – an Olympics Which Faced Familiar Problems

It all sounds very familiar. Warnings about the lack of progress from the International Olympic Committee (IOC), disputes over venues, delays in construction, strikes...

How Basketball Rule Changes Made the Game Less Violent

Basketball has come a long way from its origins. WELLS -- "It certainly was murder." So speaks James Naismith, the inventor of basketball, in a recently...

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