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Nigeria's Blessing Okagbare fell one centimeter short of a spot in the 2008 Olympic long jump final. But then, something unexpected happened.
When Cousin Stizz's friends first heard him rap, they told him he was "trash." Now, he's the official voice of the Boston Celtics.
Cousin Stizz wrote his first rap lyrics on his hours-long commute to his suburban high school. Today, he's the voice of the Boston Celtics. This week on Only A Game,...
In order to be better prepared for her job as an NFL reporter, Tori Petry joined a women's semi-pro football team.
Sportswriter Shireen Ahmed and the Wall Street Journal's Jason Gay join Only A Game's Karen Given.
Karen Given and Charlie Pierce discuss two astonishing streaks by NBA players, the Alliance of American Football's successful debut and why King the terrier got booed at the Westminster Dog...
Gary Vincent founded the American Classic Arcade Museum in 1998. Today, it's the largest collection of classic arcade games in the world.
About a year ago, Jared Wells weighed just 117 pounds. He was at death's door. Then he started bodybuilding.
Jared Wells has cystic fibrosis, and he weighed just 117 pounds a year ago. But in 2018, Jared started bodybuilding. This week, Only A Game and WBUR's Endless Thread team...
In the 1970s, a bank promotion dreamt up by a Hockey Hall of Famer inspired a generation of Canadian kids to save their pennies.
J.A. Adande and Charlie Pierce discuss the deals made before the NBA's trade deadline, remember MLB great Frank Robinson and identify the real winner of Super Bowl LIII.
Julie DiCaro, sports writer and host at Chicago's 670 The Score, and sports writer and editor Patrick Hruby join J.A. Adande.
Since 1927, McGill's athletic teams have been nicknamed the Redmen. Nearly a century later, 80 percent of McGill's student body voted in favor of a name change.
When it comes to breaking stories about the Oakland A's, the San Francisco Chronicle's Susan Slusser usually outscoops her husband. But in 2017 Dan Brown got some payback.
The McGill University athletic teams used to have a lot of nicknames. But in 1927, one name took center stage: the Redmen. This week on Only A Game, the controversial...
Karen Given and Charlie Pierce discuss the goodness of the Super Bowl, the New York Knicks' big trade and Jose Canseco's tweet to end all tweets.
Dana and Patrick Howard adopted Austin from Haiti when he was 9 years old. And as a teenager in Minnesota, he discovered hockey.
Bleacher Report's Mirin Fader and the Athletic's Michael Lee join Only A Game's Karen Given.
The Silver Edition of Only A Game's beloved tradition, Super Bowl haiku.
For years, mountain bikers have forged their own paths through private land. Now, local park authorities face the challenge of incorporating these pirate trails into the park's official trail network.