Like a lot of kids growing up in Basque Country, Mikel Larregi dreamed of playing pro jai alai. But after moving to Mexico City, he'd stopped playing.
Karen Given and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the Super Bowl LIV combatants. And, did y'all hear what the Florence Freedom just changed their name to?
Joey Mellows, the Baseball Brit, quit his job to spend the summer of 2019 watching baseball.
Deanna Hansson had the support of her community when she joined her high school football team. Turns out, not everyone agreed with her choice.
Anna says she has enough love in her heart for both teams, regardless of which Al is playing for.
Sports Illustrated's Charlotte Wilder and The Athletic's Michael Lee join Only A Game's Karen Given.
After NBA All-Star Al Horford joined the Boston Celtics, a different Horford became a fan favorite. This week on Only A Game, the ongoing love story between Al's younger sister...
Penn State professor Amira Rose Davis and The Ringer's Bryan Curtis join Jason Gay.
Jason Gay and Charlie Pierce discuss LSU's big CFP championship game win over Clemson. And LSU QB Joe Burrow offers his review of Cincinnati's staple dish.
A professor and a group of math-minded students at Davidson have been crunching numbers to help the college's sports teams.
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Participation in high school sports is trending downward. But one sport in particular is trending upward.
The Davidson College men's basketball program is best known for producing NBA superstar Stephen Curry. This week on Only A Game, another story out of Davidson ... about the math-minded...
In 2009, Northeastern University dropped its football team. That same year, Anna Maria College added one. Why?
Karen and Charlie Pierce discuss Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence's astonishing streak, and a Maple Leafs fan's unwelcome birthday cake surprise.
The Washington Post's Jerry Brewer and the Boston Globe's Nora Princiotti join Only A Game's Karen Given.
Some South Korean players resented the addition of North Koreans for the 2018 Winter Games ... at first.
Former ESPN editor Anthony Federico shares the story of his journey to the priesthood.
In early 2012, New York Knicks guard Jeremy Lin became a global star. This week on Only A Game, the story of an ESPN editor whose headline about Lin sparked...
WNBA legend Tamika Catchings used to get teased because of her hearing aids. Now, she uses her platform to talk about her experiences with hearing impairment.