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The NBA season tips off next week after a preseason that has been dominated by controversy over Houston Rockets' general manager's defense of the Hong Kong protesters.
We'll get the latest on the Patriots' title chances, and other stories from the world of Boston sports.
The Wall Street Journal's Ben Cohen and Mike Pesca, host of the daily Slate podcast “The Gist,” join Only A Game's Karen Given.
Karen Given and Charlie Pierce discuss Washington's first WNBA title, the MLB Postseason, and how the Cardinals and Braves created a disturbance in the Force.
Play-by-play announcer Jason Benetti grew up impersonating Chicago White Sox announcer Hawk Harrelson in his living room. Today, he's sitting in the legendary broadcaster's seat.
Most people knew boxer Joe Frazier by his powerful left hook and his bitter rivalry with Muhammad Ali. But there’s a lot more to the story.
Jason Benetti grew up with cerebral palsy and with dreams of becoming the White Sox announcer. But as he got older, he gravitated toward radio because he didn't want to...
After years of doing all the standard poses for his minor league baseball cards, Keith Comstock wanted to do something different.
Tom Brady had two touchdown runs and moved ahead of Peyton Manning for second place on the NFL's all-time passing yards list as New England pulled away for a 35-14...
ESPN football writer Mike Reiss joined WBUR's Morning Edition to assess the team's play.
The Houston Rockets general manager is a pioneer in the field of sports analytics — relying more on hard data than scouts' eyes to evaluate players. Morey taught a class...
An NBA executive’s Hong Kong tweet tips off fierce backlash from China. Why does the NBA care? We follow the bouncing ball and dollars.
We get the latest on some of the biggest sports stories of the week.
The NBA commissioner said the league is not apologizing for Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey's since-deleted tweet.
Kara Goucher was one of the first to accuse coach Alberto Salazar of doping.
Playing before an appreciative audience in a place far from home, Tom Brady helped the New England Patriots stay unbeaten by picking apart the lowly Washington Redskins.
ESPN football writer Mike Reiss joined WBUR's Morning Edition host Bob Oakes to recap the game.
Professor Kenneth Shropshire, CEO of the Global Sport Institute at Arizona State University, and Only A Game's Karen Given join Jason Gay.
Jason Gay and Charlie Pierce discuss the suspension of Raiders linebacker Vontaze Burfict, and the 9-year-old runner who took a wrong turn and won anyway.
Sometimes, things don't go as expected. This week on Only A Game, stories about the metaphorical curveball — moments when life takes a surprising turn. There's comedian Gary Gulman, who...