by Travis Waldron Posted on March 23, 2015 Updated: March 23, 2015
The two-time NBA MVP retired this weekend, leaving behind a legacy of speaking out on political issues from the Iraq War to the inclusion of gay athletes.
by Travis Waldron Posted on January 14, 2015 Updated: January 15, 2015
The Nets sale could command a huge profit for Brooklyn's owner, despite his fumbling management of the team.
by Travis Waldron Posted on January 7, 2015
Former NBA commissioner David Stern says its time to make sports gambling legal "and regulate it as tightly as you possibly can."
by Travis Waldron Posted on December 9, 2014 Updated: December 10, 2014
The NBA's biggest superstar has not-so-quietly become one of the sports world's most socially conscious -- and outspoken -- voices.
by Travis Waldron Posted on December 8, 2014
In the NFL, NBA, and college sports, athletes have continued protesting the police killings of Eric Garner and Michael Brown.
by Travis Waldron Posted on December 2, 2014 Updated: December 2, 2014
Congress shouldn't ignore sports or domestic violence. But does it actually have a role in how sports leagues deal with the issue?
by Travis Waldron Posted on November 21, 2014 Updated: November 24, 2014
Two prominent advocates for LGBT equality in sports ponder the legacy of the NBA's first openly gay player.
by Travis Waldron Posted on November 14, 2014 Updated: November 14, 2014
Adam Silver calls on Congress to bring gambling "out of the underground and into the sunlight where it can be appropriately monitored and regulated."
by Travis Waldron Posted on October 28, 2014 Updated: October 28, 2014
The ad for Wall's new shoes takes us -- and him -- through a "Process" that is all too prevalent for professional athletes.
by Travis Waldron Posted on September 7, 2014 Updated: September 7, 2014
Bruce Levenson notified commissioner Adam Silver that he would sell the team after sending an email that apparently disparaged African American fans.