One of the things I like about this period is that gay men are starting to discover sports, and are coming out of the closets as sports fans.
A recent study that showed that 110 of 111 brains of deceased NFL players had a serious brain disease raised concerns once again about concussions.
Why are we falling short of doing what’s right?
Childhood memories of a father figure
Former Major League Baseball player Ryan Freel committed suicide in 2012. It’s now been confirmed he suffered from Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, the national pastime’s first documented case. Neil Cohen discusses how MLB is getting proactive.
Steven Holcomb was a world champion bobsledder. But he had a secret. He was going blind. Here is an excerpt from his new memoir.
How a loss inspired a record setting career.
You are what you play and how you play the game.
With less sports viewing data occupying his head, David Shaw has more room for spirituality and observing beauty in the world.
By elevating short term glory over long term dreams, our men and boys are chasing the wrong type of heroism
What matters are the people and life experiences you choose to surround yourself with during your lifetime.
A strange mix of brutality and care.
GMP Premium Member Bob Rannigan responds to a father’s concern over denying his son youth football.
The beauty of basketball is not only in the grace of the game, but in the creation of spontaneous and lasting friendships. This is a tale of a man who has been playing for 60 years.
One father’s struggle to let his son play the sport he loves.
Homesickness, pick up basketball, and a “passing” kindness.