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Best of Sports 2014

A Not-So-Brief and Extremely Sordid History of Cheerleading Not all is sunny and chipper in the world of professional cheerleading this year. NFL cheerleaders …

The Sea Of Crises: Sumo Wrestling is No Longer Dominated by the Japanese when he comes into the ring, Hakuho, the greatest sumotori in …

Grantland
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How Muhammad Ali’s Rope-A-Dope Myth Suckered America Myth now dominates our misunderstanding of Muhammad Ali, who was once the most accessible celebrity in the …

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones wants to be known as football man “And he said, ‘It’s a casket with both ends out, laying in …

Extreme Moneyball: The Houston Astros Go All In on Data Analysis Professional baseball is an insular business, so when Jeff Luhnow showed up for …

The Fourth Quarter Kobe Bryant and a business associate have a running bet on the staying power of the pop stars Katy Perry and …

Team USA Lost, but Tim Howard Is a Winner As Team USA battled through an ulcer-inducing overtime against Belgium, one thing was clear: Tim …

I Was Tony Gwynn’s Bat Boy The baseball-card collection I had as a teen—145,000 cards in all when I last bothered to count, 800-count …

Baseball
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Mr. Ten Percent: The Man Who Built — And Bilked — American Soccer In the middle of 1989, suburban soccer dad Chuck Blazer had …

Zeitgeist
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Ross’ Remarks: The remarkably interesting world of television tech that brought you the glowing hockey puck, the tennis ball line judge replay, and the ability …