The latest from Only A Game
Shirley Wang's father, Lin, was on a business trip when he ran into NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley. It was the beginning of a friendship.
Kenneth Shropshire, CEO of Arizona State University's Global Sport Institute, and Julie DiCaro, sports writer and host at Chicago's 670 The Score, join Only A Game's Karen Given.
Karen Given and Charlie discuss 2018 Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray, Steph Curry's foray into weird science and Jose Canseco's White House ambitions.
Chevy Vithiananthan fled his home in Sri Lanka when civil war broke out. Thirty years later, he rediscovered cricket in the U.S.
Sports writer George Carens inadvertently helped launch a legendary fashion brand.
Reporter Shirley Wang tells the story of her father, Lin Wang, a scientist living in Iowa who befriended NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley. Also this week on Only A...
Sportswriter and editor Patrick Hruby and Sports Illustrated's Charlotte Wilder join Craig Calcaterra.
Bob Cousy and Bill Russell were close on the basketball court. Bob Cousy regrets not being closer to Russell off of it.
Craig Calcaterra and Charlie discuss NHL hockey in Seattle, college football’s Final Four and real-life Mario Kart racing.
Members of IndyKids, a social justice newspaper for and by kids, interview Jillian Lazaridis about her decades-long love of marathon running.
Emily Hsieh wasn't sure how her parents would react when she quit her full-time job to pursue a career as a rugby referee.
Bob Cousy and Bill Russell won six NBA championships together on the Boston Celtics. This week on Only A Game Cousy says he regrets not doing more for his teammate...
Gloria Nevarez is the first Latina commissioner of an NCAA Division I conference. She reflects on race, gender and identity.
Craig Calcaterra of NBC Sports and New York Magazine contributing editor Will Leitch join Only A Game's Karen Given.
Karen Given and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss how a letter from 9-year-old Riley Morrison inspired gender equity from Steph Curry and Under Armour. Also, why some football...
Thousands of breast cancer survivors around the world participate in dragon boat racing. What's the connection between the ancient Chinese sport and breast cancer?
Stanford's band is known for scattering into formation — and for its role in "The Play."
Breast cancer survivors had long been told that upper-body exercise was dangerous — then a group in Vancouver started challenging that idea ... by dragon boat racing. This week on...
Linda Dahl met many boxers in her career as a fight doctor. And in 2006, she spent an evening with Mike Tyson.
Fritz Pollard was a Hall of Fame running back. But he also excelled in business ... with a little help from America's richest man.