John Chaney’s Message Was Always Clear, in Support of Black Athletes

The metaphors and the stories would find a particular resonance in the homes of recruits who…

What Is Lightning Coach Jon Cooper’s ‘Special Sauce?’

After blowing a late-game lead and losing, the Green Bay Gamblers hockey players received a simple…

Rangers, Celtic and the Perils of a Zero-Sum Game

Scotland occupies a strange, outsize place in soccer’s landscape. By most measures, it is a small…

Rangers, Celtic and the Perils of a Zero-Sum Game

Scotland occupies a strange, outsize place in soccer’s landscape. By most measures, it is a small…

Professional Hockey Is Disrupted by Coronavirus

Like the N.F.L., the N.B.A. and college sports, professional hockey has run into a slew of…

America’s Cup: The Resurrection of American Magic

AUCKLAND, New Zealand — The oblong object, 75 feet long with a pointed nose, looks more…

Zack Scott Elevated to Acting General Manager of the Mets

The Mets elevated Zack Scott to acting general manager, filling a void left by Jared Porter,…

Baseball Hall of Fame: The Nine Years in Which No Players Were Elected

There are few things more perfect than a Sunday afternoon in Cooperstown, N.Y., as the newest…

No Schilling, No Bonds, No Clemens. Hall of Fame Rejects All Finalists.

The Baseball Hall of Fame voters pitched a shutout on Tuesday, rejecting all 25 candidates for…

Tom Brady Is Back in the Super Bowl, Because of Course He Is

How with off-season workouts and preseason games canceled because of the pandemic, he still managed to…