Sports

NBC’s Super Bowl Win (Everyone Knows About the Olympics Now, Right?)

A compelling, high-scoring game between teams from major markets that isn’t decided until the final couple of minutes is what television executives dream of when they pay...

Eagles’ Trick Play: It’s Called the ‘Money 5’ at Foles’s High School

When Nick Foles lined up in the shotgun formation on the 1-yard line, then approached his offensive linemen and stopped behind the right tackle, New England was fooled. A thousand...

Morgan William Is Still Chasing That Perfect Shot

Morgan William has gotten used to life as a minor celebrity. It’s her jump shot she’s worried about these days. So hours before Mississippi State’s shootaround on Monday, a...

Joe Girardi Joins MLB Network as an Analyst

After a decade as manager of the Yankees, Joe Girardi moved into a new role Wednesday as a studio analyst for MLB Network. It would seem to be a coup for the baseball channel:...

What South Koreans Really Think of the Olympic Thaw

The Reader Center is one way we in the newsroom are trying to connect with you, by highlighting your perspectives and experiences and offering insight into how we work. The...

Players Union Will Host Spring Training Camp for Free Agent

The Major League Baseball Players Association will open its own spring training camp for the first time since the end of the 1994-95 strike, inviting free agents to work out at...

Saudi Stars Arrive in Spain, With One Eye on Russia

After the website had crashed, but before the falcon arrived, Salem al-Dawsari was introduced by his new club. Inside the Estadio de la Cerámica, the banana-yellow-skinned home...

Knicks Acquire Emmanuel Mudiay From Denver Nuggets in Three-Team Trade

The Knicks made a three-way trade in the final minutes before the N.B.A. trade deadline on Thursday that brings Emmanuel Mudiay of the Denver Nuggets to New York. The 21-year-old...

Nathan Chen Struggles in Olympic Figure Skating Debut

Nathan Chen reeled off four quadruple jumps in a practice before dawn Friday, so he couldn’t blame the unusually early start time for the men’s figure skating team event for...

South Korea Got the Winter Games. Then It Needed More Olympians

When Aileen Frisch of Germany became the world junior luge champion in 2012, it might have seemed that her Olympic future was set. It was, but for a country she never expected —...