A New League’s Shot at the N.C.A.A.: $100,000 Salaries for High School Players

But there are almost as many risks as there are benefits for the young athletes. Most…

Kellen Winslow II, Once N.F.L.’s Highest-Paid Tight End, Gets 14 Years for Rapes

Kellen Winslow II, once the highest-paid tight end in the National Football League as a key…

Celtics Try to Reset Their Championship Aspirations

Consider, too, the Wizards, who are suddenly one of the most dangerous 13-20 teams around. Led…

James Harden Is Headed Back to Houston. Too Bad He’s Not Staying.

Stats entering Monday night’s games. .402 Tuesday marked one full year on the job for Leon…

Horse Trainer Gordon Elliott Banned From British Racing

A prominent Irish horse trainer was suspended from racing in Britain on Tuesday after a photograph…

Dayton Flyers Fan Is Ready for Conference Tournament

Rosie Miller, 74, a devoted Dayton fan since the early 1950s, has red sweatshirts and navy…

Albert Pujols and Miguel Cabrera Address Their Futures

Two old baseball gods, long since surpassed by a younger generation of stars, are both aware…

C. Vivian Stringer Is the Thread Between the W.N.B.A.’s Emerging Stars

Erica Wheeler still remembers vividly what Rutgers Coach C. Vivian Stringer, standing in the Wheelers’ home,…

Olympians Enter a Risky New Event: Vaccine Line Jumping

A survey of German Olympic athletes this year illuminated the prickly dynamics of that stance: 73…

John Geddert Charges: What Is Human Trafficking?

Of all the charges brought against the former U.S. gymnastics coach John Geddert on Thursday, the…