Nation Topics - Sports
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From Jackie Robinson and the first integrated sports teams to Pat Tillman and our wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, sports is woven into the fabric of our nation.
There was a time—not too long ago—when black players were not allowed to play on "white" teams.
Numerous cities are littered with “downtown catalysts” that failed to catalyze.
Roller Derby marries an underground vibe with the fun of athletic competition.
Make no mistake about it: the owners lost.
Football players from the 1980s and 1990s are turning up dead.
The National Basketball Association lockout isn't about losses. It's about breaking the union.