The Internet’s Favorite ExerciseIs the box jump a worthwhile training technique or just a fancy party trick?
Glass HoleWhy MLB fans should lament the failure of Google Glass.
The Disappointment SitupThe new body language of college basketball defeat.
Da-Da-Da-DAT-Dat, Da-Da-DaHow the John Williams of TV sports wrote CBS’s iconic NCAA theme.
Clock OffNotre Dame should have intentionally fouled Kentucky in the Elite Eight.
Worse Than LaettnerThe 18 most hateable moments in Duke basketball history.
The Death of the BracketmasterA fond farewell to the ink-stained wretch who used to run your NCAA pool.
Worst Ref EverThe plight of the college basketball referee.
The HitChuck Bednarik and the myth of the NFL’s most vicious tackle.
King CalYour hate for John Calipari only makes Kentucky love him more.
The Wildcat FaithfulHow to balance religion and basketball in Kentucky.
Buffett vs. YahooThe silly legal spat that killed Warren Buffett’s Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge.
Cocktail Chatter: NCAA Tournament EditionHow to fake your way through March Madness.
How to Win Your NCAA PoolAct like a hedge-fund manager and pick Arizona to win it all.
Game, Set, and (Fixed) MatchPro tennis has a match-fixing problem in its lower ranks.
Moving OnSorry, Jordan Spieth. There will never be another Tiger Woods.
I Beat DukeWhat it’s like to take down college basketball’s most hated program, in the words of the men who did it.
30 Ballparks in 30 DaysThe ultimate baseball road trip itinerary generator returns for the 2015 season.
Running the ScamJohn Calipari’s deal is bad, even for players whose knees survive it.
Sympathy for the DevilWhy it’s wrong to call John Calipari just another cog in the evil NCAA machine.
Best Loss EverA Duke-hating aficionado’s guide to the sweetest Blue Devils tournament defeats of all time.
Big DanceThe hottest moves from NCAA coaches and players.
Almost PerfectWhy UNLV’s nearly undefeated team was better than Kentucky.
Cricket for AmericansA guide to the completely simple, totally not confusing sport.
Wah? Hoo? Wah?How this UVA professor learned to stop worrying and love college basketball.
The Evolution of the Basketball ShoeFrom Chuck Taylors to $15 kicks.
The Mind-Body ProblemWhy was Chris Borland’s NFL retirement a bigger deal than Patrick Willis’?
Upset CityNCAA bracket names are way more boring (but way less sexist) than fantasy sports team names.
No ApologiesSerena Williams’ decision to return to Indian Wells was inspiring, magnanimous, and totally unnecessary.
What Happened at Slate This Week?Justin Peters takes a tour around the magazine to celebrate his 10 years at Slate.