February 08, 2010 | ALEXANDER WOLFF
Four years after triumph and turbulence in Turin, Shani Davis still stands—and skates—apart from the U.S. team. But that hasn't kept him from becoming America's best male skater since Eric Heiden
January 18, 2010
John Ed Bradley's article on punters was a welcome surprise. I realize the macho part of us does not want to glorify some long, lanky 180-pounder who wears small shoulder pads, but as Bradley put it so eloquently,...
December 21, 2009 | Edited by MARK BECHTEL
The sports-entertainment crossover: It's good (Peyton Manning's ads), it's bad (Ron Artest's rapping)—and once in while, it's sublimely funny. Just ask speedskating savior Stephen Colbert
November 16, 2009
October 16, 2006 | Adam Duerson
As part of a quest "to get things named after me," Stephen Colbert had fans of his show, The Colbert Report, bombard the Saginaw (Mich.) Spirit with e-mails suggesting that the Ontario Hockey League team name its...