In France, it is easier than ever now to act out "Star Wars" fantasies, because the fencing federation has officially recognized lightsaber dueling as a competitive sport
As Spring Training heats up despite a number of big name free agents remaining unsigned, SI remembers Curt Flood, who changed the game of baseball not for his play on the field, but for his actions off of it.
Two decades before Colin Kaepernick, point guard Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf refused to stand for the national anthem, calling the American flag a symbol of oppression and tyranny. SI remembers the story of one of the sport’s great activists.
Players' union head Tony Clark criticized baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred for blaming players' demands for the slow free agent market and said an increasing number of teams make little effort to justify the price of a ticket
Japanese swimming star Rikako Ikee, a contender for the 100-meter butterfly gold medal at next year's Olympics in Tokyo, has been diagnosed with leukemia
As the NBA world prepares for All-Star Saturday night, SI remembers sharpshooter Craig Hodges, who was blackballed by the league because of his outspoken views.
The longtime standoff between Olympic champion Caster Semenya and track and field's governing body reached a pivotal phase as a planned five-day hearing opened
Maximilian Reinelt, an Olympic gold medalist rower from Germany who was a long-time member of the country's successful men's eights crew, dies at 30
Buoyed by the second-longest winning streak in the country, Rice has entered The Associated Press women's basketball poll for the first time in school history
South Korea has chosen its capital, Seoul, for its bid for the 2032 Summer Olympics, which it hopes to jointly host with rival North Korea as a peace gesture
The New Orleans Pelicans reportedly fired GM Dell Demps Friday morning. The team is 26-33 heading into the All-Star break, six games out of the Western Conference’s final playoff spot.
Bellator's Paul Daley is done listening to the hype surrounding his opponent, Michael "Venom" Page. He shares thoughts on MVP's career and breaks down how he plans to win the battle.