The Social Evolution of Athletes

By Charles Freeman | Professional athletes have always been widely viewed as role models and a source of inspiration for those who aspire to a...

North, South Korea Plan Talks on Joint 2032 Olympic Bid, Unified Tokyo 2020 Team

By Florence Almond | Delegates from North and South Korea met today to discuss fielding a unified team at Tokyo 2020 as well as their...

Armour: Pro Teams Want Fans to Vote, and not Just for the Silly Stuff

By Nancy Armour | There’s nobody better at getting people to vote than professional sports teams. They run campaigns around All-Star teams, mascots, new concession...

United We’ll See

By Evan Weiner | The International Olympic Committee may have a new entry into what is getting to be a crowded field of areas vying...

Armour: Goodell Joins NFL Players in Fight Against Social Injustice

By Nancy Armour | It can be tough to figure out how the NFL really feels about the player protests and, more importantly, the issues...

Semenya Addresses IAAF Testosterone Controversy in New Nike Ad

By Florence Almond | South African athlete Caster Semenya has been given her own Nike advertisement demonstrating "her journey to success." The controversy surrounding the middle...

La Liga Players Don’t Want to Play in America

By Evan Weiner | While Major League Baseball, the National Football League, the National Basketball Association and the National Hockey League continue to export their...

Former Rio Mayor Defends 2016 Olympic Legacy

By Michael Pavitt | Former Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes has denied debts are left over from the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics as...

Steel Tariffs Impacting Sports Facility Construction

By Evan Weiner | The Donald Trump tariff on steel, rebar and aluminum has caused the estimated price of the renovation of Seattle’s KeyArena to...

There’s a Gap Between Values Sport Has, Wants to Have and Should Have

By Nick Butler | I've been off the grid over the last two weeks, so to speak, summoning the last vestiges of youth to spend...

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