The Rise of eSports: A Conversation with Dr. Brandon Spradley

By Dr. Brandon Spradley | Dr. Brandon Spradley is the Chair of Sports Management at the United States Sports Academy. He recently discussed issues related...

Former FIFA Head Remains Target of Ethics Committee Investigation

Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter remains the target of the world governing body’s Ethics Committee as the committee’s Investigatory Chamber announced it opened formal...

Armour: LaVar Ball is the Pageant Mom who Makes You Cringe

LaVar Ball is the basketball equivalent of a pageant mom. Oh, the father of Lonzo, creator of the Big Baller Brand and current object of...

South African Sports Officials Prepare to Challenge IAAF in Semenya’s Defense

By Dan Palmer | The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) has begun its groundwork to challenge the International Association of Athletics Federations'...

Anti-Doping Organizations Call for WADA Reforms After Rio 2016 Russian Controversy

A number of “wide-ranging” reforms within the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) have been proposed following a special summit of 17 National Anti-Doping Organizations (NADOs)...

Lessons from “Ballghazi”

All of us learn from a very early age that the majority of life’s lessons come at us in venues and environments we would...

WADA may Call for Total Russian Ban at Rio 2016 if Sochi 2014 Allegations...

A blanket ban on Russian competitors taking part at this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro could be demanded by the World Anti-Doping...

Suit of Lies in a Suit of Lights

Several students recently explained to me that lying has become a part of the fabric of American culture. They further explained that it is...

IAAF Chief Executive Calls Athletics Records Proposals ‘Very Bold’

International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) chief executive Olivier Gers has called controversial proposals to “recalibrate” world records set before 2005 as “very bold,"...

Judge Accepts Indictments Against Eight Accused of Rio 2016 Terror Plot

A Brazilian judge has accepted indictments against eight men who are accused of plotting terrorist attacks at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Judge Marcos Josegrei...

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