High School Basketball Players Are Jumping to College

Colleges tend to have more sophisticated Covid-19 protocols than high schools do, so they are safer…

N.B.A. Announces All-Star Game Plans Despite Player Objections

The N.B.A. will host its All-Star Game on March 7 at State Farm Arena in Atlanta,…

What You Need to Know About Avalanche Safety in the Backcountry

“They’re not a substitute for an on-snow class, where you can physically see the snow structure,”…

Serena vs. Naomi Osaka: Time, Channel, Streaming and More

The Australian Open semifinals begin on Wednesday night, headlined by the match between the 10th-seeded Serena…

Predicting N.B.A. All-Star Picks and Snubs

If you enjoy spirited discourse about N.B.A. All-Star matters, this is your year. There is the…

Michael McDowell Isn’t Surprised He Won the Daytona 500

Michael McDowell had been racing in NASCAR for 14 years, with precious little to show for…

Meet America’s 63rd National Park

As Americans continue to weather the pandemic, the $2.3 trillion coronavirus relief and spending bill passed…

With Indoor Rinks Closed, Players Turn to ‘Speakeasy Hockey’

NORTHVILLE, N.Y. — One by one, the hockey players drove down a dark road in the…

Speed of Courts at Issue in Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia — The chatter about the speed of the tennis courts at the Australian Open…

Trust Me, Sports Without Fans Is Not Sports

MELBOURNE, Australia — For roughly the past two decades, the analytics crowd has peddled the idea…