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The global pandemic caused by the coronavirus has affected everything from the economy to sports. Just over 100 years ago, the Spanish flu did the same.
The 2020 Tokyo Games have been postponed to 2021. The decision comes at a difficult time for the Japanese and Tokyo economies.
In the summer of 1981, an accident ended David Mellor's chance at an MLB career. It haunted him for decades.
Karen Given and Charlie Pierce discuss MLB's new work stoppage deal and ... a giant lasagna in Wembley?
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics Games are officially postponed. This week on Only A Game, a discussion about the economic impact of the delay. Also, lessons from the Spanish flu pandemic...
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Karen Given and Charlie Pierce discuss the latest COVID-19-related developments. Also, Tom Brady ... swashbuckler?
Missing the thrill of the NCAA men's and women's basketball tournaments? We have an alternative for you: March Mammal Madness, where science and bracketology collide! Also, this week on Only...
Are you finding yourself with too much time on your hands in the absence of March Madness? We’ve got just the thing for you.
"When the Expos come back ... she had a large part in baseball coming back to Montreal," Perry Giannias says of his niece.
Kirsan Ilyumzhinov wanted to bring chess to the world. But Chess City was an ill-advised move.
Tremaine Monshizadeh and her grandma Audrey Versteeg had very different feelings about the Duke men's basketball team. So they trash talked via poem.
In 1998, the Czech Republic stunned the world by winning the 1998 Olympic gold medal. But events that happened 50 years earlier made the win even more special.
Toronto-based sportswriter Shireen Ahmed and Mike Pesca, host of the daily Slate podcast "The Gist," join Only A Game's Karen Given.
Karen Given and Charlie Pierce discuss the various ways the coronavirus pandemic has shut down sports, and a 75-year-old soccer player's pro debut.
Artist Anika Orrock's quest to learn all she could about the AAGPBL included a lip synch contest and shots of Crown Royal.
The NBA and NHL seasons have been suspended. MLB Opening Day is postponed. March Madness has been canceled. This week on Only A Game, a look at how the coronavirus...
In 1969, the University of Texas football became the last team to win the national championship with an all-white roster.
Hannah Keyser of Yahoo! Sports and New York Magazine contributing editor Will Leitch join Karen Given.
Karen Given and Charlie Pierce discuss Steph Curry's return, Spike Lee's feud with the Knicks and Joel Embiid's "Jeopardy!" nickname mixup.