The athletic director’s job is very different from that of the head coach’s. It’s an administrator’s position.
The story – and big adventure – of Calem Tommy
— Dear Athletic Support: I’m sending this question to you exactly eight days before the election. I can’t help but wonder what role sports will play during these challenging times. A part of me feels like maybe they matter now more than ever. Like we need a distraction from all the craziness, and there’s nothing purer…
— Dear Athletic Support: My daughter plays volleyball at a high school in Arkansas. This school is known as a football powerhouse around the state, but this year the boys aren’t doing so great. They’ve only won half their games, while my daughter’s volleyball team is undefeated! Nobody seems to care, though. We still have less…
Barrack Obama drains the corner three: ‘That’s what I do’
— Dear Athletic Support: My son has been begging for his “Pop” to come to one of his high school football games. Up to this point, I’ve told him that it’s out of the question. My reasoning is simple: My father is 84 years old and has all sorts of underlying health problems. The last thing…
Chris Paul, Jalen Brown, Donavan Mitchell, Aaron Gordon and Danny Green aim to help change negative depictions of Black men in media, pledging to change representation in media & culture and to support public safety and voting rights.
Jomboy breaks down the instant classic finish to Game 4 as well as Kevin Cash’s Game 6 decision to remove Blake Snell for Nick Anderson
Psst, pass it on. For once after 32 seasons, our Blue Crew doesn’t have to repeat those dispiriting words: Wait ‘til next year.
Our life was uprooted by the pandemic. I ended up having to pick up an extra job, and because of that, I’m no longer able to go to her games like I used to.
— Sports fans are in for a treat over the next few months, with the final quarter of the year packed with a plethora of top-class events. Mixed martial arts, horse racing, and soccer are amongst a packed line-up that will keep sports lovers on the edge of their seats. Read on as we look…
This postgame celebratory dance battle by the Tampa Rays is pretty damned awesome
Since the 1980s, overall traction has improved by leaps and bounds across all levels of football. And it’s that simple fact alone that’s causing the rise in ACL injuries.
“I was instantly addicted to the coppery taste of blood and sweat . . . For some reason, I felt I deserved the pain.”
Jomboy breaks down the Yankees Gio Urshela hitting a go-ahead grand slam and saving their playoff game against the Indians on defense
— Dear Athletic Support: I’ve always wondered how much pressure is applied to coaches based on wins or losses at the high school level. It certainly seems like some coaches are allowed multiple struggling seasons while others are asked to leave (to put it gently) rather quickly. As much as I’d like to believe that a…