Josh Levin Josh Levin

Josh Levin is Slate's executive editor. You can email him at sportsnut@slate.com, visit his website, and follow him on Twitter.

Sports Nut
July 2 2013 8:09 AMThe NCAA Has Truly Lost Its MindCollege coaches are allowed to block their former players from getting scholarships at new schools. And that’s not all …
Hang Up And Listen
June 24 2013 6:49 PMHang Up and Listen: The Unnecessary and Frivolous EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the College World Series, the NBA draft, and the value of mercy rules.
Sports Nut
June 19 2013 7:07 AMSeven Seconds in HeavenRay Allen’s tying 3-pointer revealed everything that’s great about sports (and a few things that are terrible about sports commentary).
Sports Nut
June 13 2013 6:49 PMGolf’s Unconscionable Ban on Croquet PuttingThink the new prohibition against anchoring your putter is dumb? In 1968, it was deemed illegal to putt between your legs.
Sports Nut
June 6 2013 12:29 PMLittle Big MenThe Miami Heat are at once David and Goliath.
Hang Up And Listen
May 27 2013 10:35 AMHang Up and Listen: The Grappling with Sportocrats EditionSlate’s sports podcast on David Beckham and Alex Ferguson, the fate of Olympic wrestling, and three new WNBA stars.
Hang Up And Listen
May 13 2013 6:15 PMHang Up and Listen: The Dodgeball Dodgetorum EditionSlate’s sports podcast quizzes Steve Kerr on the NBA playoffs. Plus: the documentary Venus and Serena, and the future of gym class.
Hang Up And Listen
May 6 2013 6:21 PMHang Up and Listen: The Sandpaper, Pine Tar, and Hair Gel EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NBA playoffs, spitball accusations, and Spelman College dropping out of the NCAA.
Hang Up And Listen
April 29 2013 7:44 PMHang Up and Listen: The “And I’m Gay” EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Jason Collins’ coming-out story, the NFL draft, and the NHL postseason.
The Slatest
April 29 2013 2:19 PMESPN.com Weighs in: Tim Tebow > Jason Collins
Hang Up And Listen
April 22 2013 6:41 PMHang Up and Listen: The Cross Between Akili Smith and Aaron Brooks EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing, the NBA playoffs, and stereotyping black quarterback prospects.
Brow Beat
April 16 2013 9:25 PM“Oh No, There’s a Man Down”: In Praise of Pat Summerall, Video-Game Announcer
Future Tense
April 16 2013 2:30 PMIn an Emergency, Will You Know Your Friends’ and Family’s Phone Numbers?
Hang Up And Listen
April 15 2013 6:52 PMHang Up and Listen: The Golfier Than Thou EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Tiger Woods’ illegal drop and Kobe Bryant’s torn Achilles tendon. Also, an interview with Jackie Robinson’s teammate Ralph Branca.
Sports Nut
April 13 2013 3:45 PMTiger Woods vs. the Golf PedantsThe silly moral grandstanding of those who want the world's No. 1 player to disqualify himself from the Masters.
Hang Up And Listen
July 1 2013 5:48 PMHang Up and Listen: The Built on Nonsense EditionParks and Recreation’s showrunner joins Slate’s sports podcast to discuss Aaron Hernandez, the NBA draft, and Yasiel Puig.
Technology
June 21 2013 5:23 PMWhy Do Americans Have the Worst DVRs?Our digital recorders cut off the last minutes of sporting events and our favorite shows. That doesn’t happen in Europe.
Hang Up And Listen
June 17 2013 6:05 PMHang Up and Listen: The Derecho Finals EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the close-but-lopsided NBA Finals, the overtime-laden Stanley Cup Finals, and the U.S. Open at tiny Merion Golf Club.
Hang Up And Listen
June 10 2013 6:53 PMHang Up and Listen: The Overly Lasered EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NBA Finals, Major League Baseball’s latest drug scandal, and lasers at live sporting events.
Hang Up And Listen
June 3 2013 5:10 PMHang Up and Listen: The Understandably Quiet EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NHL’s power quartet, Roy Hibbert’s on-court stardom and off-court homophobia, and the state of Mount Everest in 2013.
Hang Up And Listen
May 20 2013 4:42 PMHang Up and Listen: The Falling Into the Truth EditionSlate’s sports podcast on big vs. small in the NBA playoffs, the Kings staying in Sacramento, and whether the America’s Cup is too dangerous to continue.
The Slatest
May 8 2013 7:15 PMThe Less-Flamboyant Neighbor Who Also Helped Free Amanda Berry
Sports Nut
May 3 2013 5:20 PMSee If I Care!Jason Collins' coming out reveals a new, peculiar form of homophobia.
Sports Nut
April 29 2013 4:51 PMOut of His League?Jason Collins averaged one point per game this season. Does he have a future in the NBA?
Sports Nut
April 26 2013 7:11 PMNo More Live-Ball TimeoutsThe dumbest rule in sports just claimed one of the NBA's most exciting players.
Brow Beat
April 19 2013 6:36 PMCNN Metaphor Fail: “It’s as Though a Bomb Had Dropped Somewhere”
Sports Nut
April 16 2013 7:13 PM“They Won’t Get Away With It”Four-time Boston Marathon champion Bill Rodgers says the bombing will not destroy the world’s greatest race.
Brow Beat
April 16 2013 12:52 PMThe Novel That Imagined a Boston Marathon Terrorist Attack
Brow Beat
April 14 2013 10:00 AMJay-Z at the Masters: An Emcee Unlike any Other
Sports Nut
April 9 2013 2:24 PMSpike and the BlockForget the final score. The NCAA title game was all about Michigan's freshman guard and Trey Burke's mid-air acrobatics.

READ MORE STORIES