‘Why Don’t White Athletes Understand What’s Wrong With Trump?’

Jemele Hill, formerly of ESPN and now of The Atlantic, asks Why Don’t White Athletes Understand What’s Wrong With Trump? (“The Red Sox players who visit the White House owe their black and brown teammates an explanation”): So far, the conversation about the upcoming Boston Red Sox visit to Donald Trump’s White House has centered around…

Film: Icarus

When Bryan Fogel sets out to uncover the truth about doping in sports, a chance meeting with a Russian scientist transforms his story from a personal experiment into a geopolitical thriller involving dirty urine, unexplained death and Olympic Gold-exposing the biggest scandal in sports history. Readers who have Netflix can catch Icarus, a documentary that…

Friday Poll: After Baseball

<a href=””>After Baseball</a> Baseball’s over, and when it ended in Cleveland on Wednesday night winter truly began.  What sports, if any, will hold your attention now?

Friday Poll: Cubs v. Dodgers

Cubs v. Dodgers in 2016 NLCS Embed from Getty Images The Cubs have a 3-2 game lead over the Dodgers in the best-of-seven National League Championship Series (after winning last night over Los Angeles 8-4). Who wins the NLCS?