If China's leaders believe they've released enough steam for a smooth Olympics, they could be in for a surprise.
A conspiracy of management cronies is blocking 91-year-old union pioneer Marvin Miller from the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Don't let Olympic fever obscure the role China plays in the Sudanese government's reign of terror, rape and killing.
For the last decade, NASCAR has tried to shed its legacy as a sport
indelibly linked to the confederate flag.
Two Oklahoma corporate raiders have stolen one of Seattle's most beloved sports franchises with an unlikely accomplice, the NBA's commissioner, David Stern.
It's a little known fact, but Ralph Nader is seriously interested in sports, which is why he believes there should be a Bill of Rights just for the fans.
Is Don Imus irredeemably stupid or just a run-of-the-mill racist?
Eliot Asinof, blacklisted author of Eight Men Out, created a lifetime of work celebrating rebels and victims of injustice.
Sports make a great framework for examining politics.
Billy Hunter has a progressive spine and a background that has taken him from working with Huey Newton to sitting across the table from the most formidable commissioner in sports, David Stern.