November 30, 2009 | GRANT WAHL
Star power? Who needs it? After sneaking into the postseason, ragged Real Salt Lake turned into giant killers, completing an improbable playoff run by toppling the mighty Galaxy of Beckham and Donovan to win their...
October 26, 2009 | SELENA ROBERTS
longtime sports executive of the savviest kind, Dave Checketts understands that power circles actually take the shape of a pyramid. In the NFL hierarchy, no one is above commissioner Roger Goodell. For several days,...
November 12, 2007 | MICHAEL FARBER
In a year's time a new management trio has transformed a rock-bottom team into a winner—and a hot ticket—in St. Louis
March 12, 2007
Frosh Princes With all due respect to Kevin Durant (Phenomenal Freshmen, Feb. 19), Greg Oden deserved the SI cover. Ohio State is near the top of the rankings, and Oden's dominating defense is the main reason. While...
October 30, 2000 | S.L. Price
It's easy to mock Knicks coach Jeff Van Gundy for his rumpled look and sad-dog demeanor. But don't be fooled any longer by the disguise. He's shrewd and he's fearless