With the likes of Jackie Robinson joining regular folks like Garth Reeves, Miami's golf courses became a flash point for race relations during the middle of the 20th century, writes ESPN.com's Farrell Evans.
Fifty years ago today, Althea Gibson became the first African-American to win Wimbledon. And she deserves a prominent place alongside Jackie Robinson and Arthur Ashe.
Charlie Sifford will break down another barrier Monday night when he becomes the first black member inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame.
Did racism keep Herb Carnegie from becoming the Jackie Robinson of hockey? Depends on who you believe.
David Aldridge pays tribute to Sam Lacy, whose efforts helped Jackie Robinson integrate the majors.
In honor of the death of Ozzy the osprey, we present the 10 worst cases of sports and animal cruelty.
Today's athletes seem uninterested in following in the footsteps of Jackie, Ali and Ashe as agents of change.
SportsCentury, ESPN's look at sports in the 20th century examines the Jackie Robinson of the tennis courts.
Jackie Robinson broke major league baseball's color barrier in 1947 and two years later won the NL MVP award. SportsCentury: Jackie Robinson airs Thursday at 6 pm ET.
A former caddie for LPGA golfer Jackie Gallagher-Smith dropped his lawsuit accusing the golfer of seducing him to get her pregnant.