Lance Stephenson, Basketball Cicada, Re-emerges to Annoy LeBron James
Insane Triptych of 3-Pointers Sends Boston and Milwaukee to an Unlikely OvertimeThe Celtics won Game 1, but they had to endure a frantic final 15 seconds of regulation first.
Let JaVale McGee Shoot 3-Pointers, Please
Do You Get the Show?ESPN’s Dan Le Batard built a sports-talk empire by talking about sports as little as possible.
Tiger Woods’ First Round Back at the Masters Was a Thrilling Mediocrity
The Minnesota Twins Just Made the Dumbest “Unwritten Rules” Argument in Baseball History
Warriors Guard Pat McCaw Stretchered to the Hospital After Scary Fall
Michigan’s Moritz Wagner Is a Terrifying Basketball Monster
They Changed the GameAn interview with Les Hunter, a star of Loyola-Chicago’s integrated 1963 championship team.
Loyola-Chicago’s Goofy Center Is the March Madness Hero America NeedsIn praise of Cameron Krutwig.
We Found the Five Least Flattering Photos of Debonair Villanova Coach Jay Wright
Duke Came This Close to Making the Final Four
Oh, Dear God, the Duke Floor Slap Is Evolving
Loyola-Chicago’s BFF Backcourt Is Headed to the Final Four
Set Your Watch to Loyola-Chicago’s Late-Game Heroics
Let’s Not Overreact to the Cavs Getting Blown Out and LeBron Maybe Leaving Cleveland
Gregg Popovich Transforms Into Literal Ray of Sunshine, Illuminates Press Conference With Earnest Cheer“What do you want? I’m so tired of this,” beamed the Spurs head coach.
In Praise of Stat PaddingRussell Westbrook stole rebounds in order to average a triple-double over two straight seasons. This is a good thing.
Patrick Reed Is Golf’s Oddball Villain. He’s Also a Major Champion.
Villanova Cruises to National Championship Amid Reports That Other Teams Also Attended the Tournament
Notre Dame Wins Title Thanks to Easter Miracle (Not the Jesus One)
Villanova Somehow Makes It Rain While Also Scorching the Earth
Notre Dame’s Game-Winning Jumper Gives UConn Some Nasty Déjà Vu
How a Full-Time Accountant Played 14 Minutes in Goal for the Chicago Blackhawks
When the Home Team Hits the RoadThe fans who don’t abandon the franchises that abandoned them.
Brace Yourself: Next Season, Duke Is Going to Have All the Country’s Best Players
Samsung’s March Madness Commercial Is Driving Me InsaneHere’s an invitation to the whole wide world! Here’s an invitation to the whole wide world! Here’s an invitation to the whole wide world!
Florida State Coach on Not Fouling: “the Game Was Over.” (It Wasn’t.)
Villanova Will Win the NCAA Tournament, Unless They Lose
Don’t Show Crying Kids During March MadnessShow crying band members instead.