Bobsledder Elana Meyers Taylor has won three Olympic medals. But her career almost came to a halt after she suffered a concussion in 2015.
Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson and Femi Oke wrap up the week's sports news with our sports analyst Mike Pesca.
Host Robin Young speaks with Here & Now sports analyst Mike Pesca about who the underdogs are and whether Americans will be watching.
The announcement from FIFA, soccer's international governing body, comes a day before the start of this year's World Cup in Russia.
The playoffs in the NHL and NBA could both come to a close this week. Here & Now sports analyst Mike Pesca joins host Robin Young to break the series...
Vladimir Guerrero Jr., the son of a soon-to-be Hall of Famer, is one of the most-hyped baseball players in the country.
For more than three decades, Don Cherry has been a fixture on the TV show "Hockey Night in Canada." But there's always been a knock against him.
Host Robin Young rounds up the latest postseason action with Here & Now sports analyst Mike Pesca.
Gino Bartali won Italy's prestigious Giro d'Italia three times between 1936 and 1946, and the Tour de France twice. But he also had a secret.
The league issued new rules Wednesday requiring players to either stand for the national anthem or stay in the locker room.
Problem gambling is already impacting an estimated 2 million Americans a year.
How much difference does a coach make? Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson explores the question with sports analyst Mike Pesca.
Monday's Supreme Court ruling to strike down a federal ban on sports gambling means that states are now able to legalize it.
The court ruled Monday in favor of New Jersey on a federal law that had banned live betting on sports events outside of the state of Nevada.
The sheer number of youth sports leagues means it can be hard for parents to know which ones take safety seriously.
When the NHL's Nashville Predators and Winnipeg Jets meet in a Game 7 showdown Thursday night, a slightly illicit Nashville tradition will be on display.
The NBA playoffs are down to the final four. In the NHL, the conference final matchups will be decided Thursday night.
The Atlantic's Derek Thompson says people should support the teams and players they like, no matter where they live.
A ruling that could open the floodgates on sports betting is expected from the Supreme Court soon.
"I strongly feel that the approach was based on the racial aspect of it," says Myneca Ojo, one of the five female golfers kicked off the course at the Grandview...