Brittney Griner is finally free
Brittney Griner is finally free
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After 294 harrowing, heart-wrenching days, the White House announced yesterday that wrongfully detained WNBA star Brittney Griner was freed in a prisoner swap with Russia. Finally.
December 09, 2022
Sexual and domestic violence policies across sports
Sexual and domestic violence policies across sports
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Cleveland Browns quarterback (QB) Deshaun Watson is set to return to play today after serving a measly 11-game suspension for at least 24 accusations of sexual misconduct.
December 05, 2022
NCAA College Basketball week 3 recap
NCAA College Basketball week 3 recap
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Just three weeks into college hoops season, the hardwood’s already hot, with some teams scorching up the rankings and some hoping for a mid-season spark.
November 30, 2022
The Athletic and Google are officially partners for women’s sports
The Athletic and Google are officially partners for women’s sports
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The Athletic and Google unveiled a multiplatform project yesterday to expand its newsroom and double its coverage of professional women’s sports.
November 23, 2022
WNBA star Courtney Williams signs with Moolah Kicks shoe brand
WNBA star Courtney Williams signs with Moolah Kicks shoe brand
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Moolah Kicks booked the Connecticut Sun’s Courtney Williams yesterday to promote its goods, demonstrating the footwear company’s growing presence in the women’s basketball space.
November 23, 2022
Updates with Mitchell Miller and Kyrie Irving
Updates with Mitchell Miller and Kyrie Irving
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It’s been zero days since men’s sports’ latest nonsense. So, you know the drill — here’s another WTF section, including an update on last week’s biggest rage-inspiring story. They truly don’t stop coming.
November 07, 2022
College basketball is back
College basketball is back
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After seven long months, college hoopers are back on the court with both the men’s and women’s NCAA seasons tipping off at 12 p.m. ET today.
November 07, 2022
Men's NCAA basketball season preview
Men's NCAA basketball season preview
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It feels like it’s been 84 years, but the NCAA ballers are finally back on the court tomorrow. We’re saving the best for last with a full women’s hoops preview hitting your inbox this week, but today’s all about the men. Get’cha head in the game.
November 06, 2022
The Brooklyn Nets are expected to hire Boston's suspended head coach Ime Udoka to replace Steve Nash
The Brooklyn Nets are expected to hire Boston's suspended head coach Ime Udoka to replace Steve Nash
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Somebody call the Beastie Boys because there’s probably been no sleep in Brooklyn after a week of whiplash-inducing Nets moments, punctuated by yesterday’s decision to “mutually part ways” with head coach Steve Nash. Pure chaos.
November 02, 2022
UCLA freshman hooper Kiki Rice scored Jordan Brand's first-ever NIL deal
UCLA freshman hooper Kiki Rice scored Jordan Brand's first-ever NIL deal
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UCLA freshman hooper Kiki Rice scored Jordan Brand’s first-ever name, image and likeness (NIL) deal on Monday, firmly establishing her as an athlete to watch.
November 02, 2022
Antisemitism, Joshua Primo and a college football brawl
Antisemitism, Joshua Primo and a college football brawl
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Halloweekend in the sports world unfortunately featured the wrong kind of horror, with a series of infuriating moments spanning antisemitism, sexual misconduct and physical violence. WTF, indeed.
October 31, 2022