The allure of dangerous sports.
Thursday, June 26
Tuesday, June 24
Saturday, June 21
Eddie Griffin made it to the NBA. Then his life began to unravel.
Previously: Jonathan Abrams on the Longform Podcast.
Tuesday, June 17
A final visit with late boxer Teófilo Stevenson, who could have fought or even been Muhammad Ali had he not stayed in Cuba.
Thursday, June 12
The prison life of the infamous running back.
Tuesday, June 10
How coach Jurgen Klinsmann, “soccer’s Alexis de Tocqueville,” is trying to give the US an identity.
Monday, June 9
A profile of Chuck Blazer, “the man who built — and bilked — American soccer.”
Friday, June 6
How a bipolar diagnosis follows you from the top to the bottom of professional basketball.
Sunday, June 1
Wednesday, May 28
The story of a high school basketball star’s sexual abuse conviction and its aftermath, told from all sides.
Tuesday, May 27
The Chinese team heads to the home of elite running.
Friday, May 23
“Someone has sliced open soccer’s hourglass, and the sand has come pouring out on to the streets.”