NFL Week 17 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread

Minnesota Vikings at Detroit Lions, 1 p.m. Fox Line: Vikings -7 | Total: 54.5 Had the…

2020’s Memorable Moments in Sports

In a year in which Covid-19 caused more than 1.7 million deaths worldwide, sports competitions took…

Howard J. Rubenstein, Public Relations Impresario, Dies at 88

Howard J. Rubenstein, who softened life’s blows and polished the tarnished images of the rich, the…

Deep Within Relief Bill, Horse Racing Gets New Tools to Clean Up

The indictments told of a drug culture that had taken a deep hold within the sport,…

Nets’ Spencer Dinwiddie Out Indefinitely With Torn A.C.L.

The Nets’ first loss of the season Sunday night at Charlotte has proved especially costly, with…

Our Altered View of Sports After 2020

It was all taken for granted, wasn’t it? Before 2020, sports were the one thing we…

Phil Niekro, Hall of Fame Knuckleball Pitcher, Dies at 81

Phil Niekro, the Hall of Fame pitcher who confounded batters with his fluttering knuckleballs for 24…

Opting Out of the N.F.L. Brings No Regret for This Jets Lineman

The New York Times Sports department is revisiting the subjects of some compelling articles from the…

NFL Week 16 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread

Tennessee Titans at Green Bay Packers, 8:20 p.m., NBC Line: Packers -3.5 | Total: 56 Only…

Alvin Kamara Runs for Six Touchdowns Against Vikings

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Alvin Kamara expects to be fined for wearing a pair of Christmas-themed…