Sports Explained: Sumo!


The athleticism, strategery, and pageantry of Sumo!

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Beyond The Lens: Opening Day Baseball

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Professional photographer, Vincent Pugliese, shares his love of sports, one picture and one memory at a time.

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A Rite of Passage: A Dad’s Reflections On His Son’s First Little League Practice

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His son’s starting Little League combines Mike Dittelman’s love of baseball and his son.

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A Fractured Narrative: Thabo Sefalosha Incident Highlights Police Abuses


Last Fall, social awareness intersected with professional sports with a profound and unifying message not seen since the 60s and 70s. Now, a collision looks inevitable.

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Richie Benaud: Marvelous life, that


David Saunders remembers the much-loved former Australian captain and immortal voice of international cricket, Richie Benaud, who died in Sydney last week, aged 84.

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Why We Run #19: To Be Present


You may not think it, but you’re capable of the things you think you’re not. It just takes time.

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Why the Future of Ballet May Depend on Your Son


A candid interview with the artistic director of one of the premier U.S. ballet companies discussing boys, sports, bullying and the future of ballet. Both of my daughters had ballet lessons for a year or two when they were younger. But as I think back about it, I never saw a young boy in any […]

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On Aaron Hernandez: Athletes Are Just Better Men. Stop Holding Them Accountable (SATIRE!).


Shawn Henfling believes star athletes are simply better men than the rest of us and should be treated as such.

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Special Edition On Greatness: Jackie Robinson Day


On this Jackie Robinson Day, we share some of his most inspiring words; on baseball, on civil rights and on breaking the color barrier . . .

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Say What?! The Sporting Week In Quotes, Masters Edition

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Masters champion Jordan Spieth takes centre stage this week, alongside him Messrs Woods and Nicklaus, as David Packman looks back at last week’s memorable sporting quotes. (April 9-15)

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The 5 Ways High School Sports Shaped Me As A Man

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High school sports are about more than the scoreboard. They’re about learning how to deal with the world and what it throws at you.

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Glory Days: The Wacky Sensibilities of Kobe Bryant

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Kobe Bryant is in the twilight of his career. Like all of us, the older he gets, the better he was.

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NBA Star, Russell Westbrook Is … Doing it Right


An intimidating player on the court but a super good guy outside it. Russell Westbrook is doing it right.

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Yankees v. Red Sox, The Rivalry. Still?


Coming off the Yankees vs. Red Sox opening series of 2015, a Red Sox fan and Yankee fan ponder the state of the rivalry.

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Why We Run #18: Because We Can


Your body gives you so much, sometimes it’s good to give back

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Beyond The Lens: A Photo Tribute To Troy Polamalu, Joyful Dad

NFL: Pittsburgh Steelers-Training Camp

Professional photographer, Vincent Pugliese, shares his love of sports, one picture and one memory at a time.

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