As the second week of the final Grand Slam tennis tournament of the year moves closer to crowning champions in New York, archivists across the Atlantic Ocean at the University of Glasgow in Scotland have discovered what may be the earliest printed pictures of the game of tennis.
Sportswriter Seth Davis’s new book “When March Went Mad” details the extraordinary 1979 NCAA championship game that featured the match-up between Michigan State University’s Earvin “Magic” Johnson and Indiana State University’s Larry Bird. Davis talks about how the legendary game changed basketball. Continue reading
Yankees star Alex Rodriguez recently admitted to using steroids early in his career and Miguel Tejada of the Houston Astros is now charged with lying to Congress about steroid use in professional baseball. Sports writers discuss the “steroids era” of baseball. Continue reading