July 05, 2010 | RICHARD HOFFER
A notorious fight a century ago set an ugly template for race relations, in sports and in society
May 24, 2010 | Special Reporting by MELISSA SEGURA
He blends Latino creativity with European discipline—and even more important, Clint Dempsey "tries s---." Could the hard-edged, risk-taking Texan come to embody (finally) the American way to play?
May 03, 2010 | GARY SMITH
He's 6'3" and 225 pounds of muscle. He's broken his nose five times, fractured both shoulders and lost eight teeth. He's drunk his mates under the table and brawled by their side. He's been named to the Welsh...
April 12, 2010 | GRANT WAHL
As South Africa prepares to welcome the world, defender Matthew Booth—a white man in a "black" sport—embodies the country's contradictions, and its hopes
March 01, 2010 | MICHAEL FARBER
Barely a week after his son Brendan died in a car crash, Maple Leafs G.M. Brian Burke was in Vancouver keeping his commitment to the U.S. team he forged—and vowing to champion gay rights in Brendan's memory