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April 13 2015 2:35 PMThe Internet’s Favorite ExerciseIs the box jump a worthwhile training technique or just a fancy party trick?
April 6 2015 9:59 AMGlass HoleWhy MLB fans should lament the failure of Google Glass.
April 3 2015 3:30 AMThe Disappointment SitupThe new body language of college basketball defeat.
April 1 2015 6:53 PMDa-Da-Da-DAT-Dat, Da-Da-DaHow the John Williams of TV sports wrote CBS’s iconic NCAA theme.
March 29 2015 2:06 PMClock OffNotre Dame should have intentionally fouled Kentucky in the Elite Eight.
March 27 2015 1:59 PMWorse Than LaettnerThe 18 most hateable moments in Duke basketball history.
March 26 2015 11:27 AMThe Death of the BracketmasterA fond farewell to the ink-stained wretch who used to run your NCAA pool.
March 26 2015 10:29 AMWorst Ref EverThe plight of the college basketball referee.
March 24 2015 1:43 PMThe HitChuck Bednarik and the myth of the NFL’s most vicious tackle.
March 20 2015 3:15 PMKing CalYour hate for John Calipari only makes Kentucky love him more.
March 19 2015 7:03 PMThe Wildcat FaithfulHow to balance religion and basketball in Kentucky.
March 19 2015 11:43 AMBuffett vs. YahooThe silly legal spat that killed Warren Buffett’s Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge.
March 18 2015 3:56 AMCocktail Chatter: NCAA Tournament EditionHow to fake your way through March Madness.
March 16 2015 10:54 AMHow to Win Your NCAA PoolAct like a hedge-fund manager and pick Arizona to win it all.
Feb. 26 2015 7:41 PMGame, Set, and (Fixed) MatchPro tennis has a match-fixing problem in its lower ranks.
April 13 2015 11:10 AMMoving OnSorry, Jordan Spieth. There will never be another Tiger Woods.
April 3 2015 1:53 PMI Beat DukeWhat it’s like to take down college basketball’s most hated program, in the words of the men who did it.
April 2 2015 9:30 AM30 Ballparks in 30 DaysThe ultimate baseball road trip itinerary generator returns for the 2015 season.
March 31 2015 12:25 PMRunning the ScamJohn Calipari’s deal is bad, even for players whose knees survive it.
March 29 2015 1:00 PMSympathy for the DevilWhy it’s wrong to call John Calipari just another cog in the evil NCAA machine.
March 26 2015 1:19 PMBest Loss EverA Duke-hating aficionado’s guide to the sweetest Blue Devils tournament defeats of all time.
March 26 2015 10:53 AMBig DanceThe hottest moves from NCAA coaches and players.
March 26 2015 10:04 AMAlmost PerfectWhy UNLV’s nearly undefeated team was better than Kentucky.
March 23 2015 10:24 AMCricket for AmericansA guide to the completely simple, totally not confusing sport.
March 20 2015 12:29 PMWah? Hoo? Wah?How this UVA professor learned to stop worrying and love college basketball.
March 19 2015 2:20 PMThe Evolution of the Basketball ShoeFrom Chuck Taylors to $15 kicks.
March 18 2015 7:24 PMThe Mind-Body ProblemWhy was Chris Borland’s NFL retirement a bigger deal than Patrick Willis’?
March 17 2015 10:46 AMUpset CityNCAA bracket names are way more boring (but way less sexist) than fantasy sports team names.
March 13 2015 3:38 PMNo ApologiesSerena Williams’ decision to return to Indian Wells was inspiring, magnanimous, and totally unnecessary.
Feb. 20 2015 3:22 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Justin Peters takes a tour around the magazine to celebrate his 10 years at Slate.