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  1. We Went There: Mexico Qualifies for the Round of 16 in a Green Se...

    Noah Davis

    The "Meh-he-co" chants drowned out the AC/DC blaring from the speakers at Arena Pernambuco as the kickoff of El Tri's match against Croatia drew closer. When the 15-by-25-foot LCD screens showed the starting lineups, the Mexican fans h...

    Blog | June 24, 2014
  2. Summer TV Preview!

    Andy Greenwald

    Once the dumping ground for series that were unwatched, unwanted, or otherwise Canadian, the summer is now prime time for serious television. (Or, as they call it at the USA Network, with its remarkably resilient lineup of entertaining trifles, &quot...

    Blog | June 11, 2014
  3. Something Special’s Brewing: How Milwaukee Turned a Disastr...

    Jonah Keri

    The lineup the Milwaukee Brewers fielded against the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night looked like it belonged in a split-squad spring training game. Elian Herrera, the light-hitting utility man with one career big league homer, hit second. Sco...

    Blog | April 30, 2014
  4. Tribeca Film Festival 2014: Discovering the Underdiscovered

    Wesley Morris

    Last week, when the Cannes International Film Festival announced its main competition lineup, there were loud groans. Mostly, they came from my kitchen. The 18 films eligible for the Palme d'Or came from directors who are frequentl...

    Blog | April 23, 2014
  5. Introducing a Revolutionary New NBA Stat: True Loathing Rating

    netw3rk

    ESPN recently unveiled its real plus/minus stat, which seeks to improve upon the standard plus/minus stat by using a regression based on players' prior stats to control for lineup variables. High-speed SportVU cameras have been installed in...

    Blog | April 15, 2014
  6. Pharrell Completes Cultural Takeover by Becoming a Judge on '...

    Zach Dionne

    As far as we can tell, purely on the merit of his "Move That Dope" verse, Pharrell Williams has been tapped to judge Season 7 of The Voice, which will begin airing this autumn. It's still unknown if the show will do another lineup...

    Blog | March 31, 2014
  7. 2014 NL Central Preview

    Jonah Keri

    Grantland's MLB division preview series continues today with the NL Central, where the Cardinals aim for their third World Series berth in four years, the Reds try to get by with a thin lineup, the Pirates hope to pull off consecutive miracle se...

    Blog | March 27, 2014
  8. 2014 AL West Preview

    Jonah Keri

    The division preview series continues with the AL West, where the A's are vying for a third consecutive division title, the Rangers are trotting out a revamped lineup, the Angels are hoping to find some help for the best player on the plane...

    Blog | March 25, 2014
  9. Sochi Olympic team trades

    Sean McIndoe

    At the (completely fake) deadline, can we fix Team USA? (Without adding Bobby Ryan.) (Sorry, Bobby Ryan.)

    Story | Conversation | January 07, 2014
  10. Q&A: Nene on the Wizards, His Health, and the Future

    Zach Lowe

    The Wizards are 7-32 without Nene in the lineup and are 42-46 with him since trading for him at the 2012 deadline in exchange for JaVale McGee, JaVale McGee's antics, and various flotsam. That stat says a lot about both Nene's splendid all-around ski...

    Blog | December 18, 2013
  11. The SEC preview - Kentucky has one of the most talented lineups i...

    Mark Titus

    Take this season off, Kentucky haters. The Wildcats have one of the most talented lineups in the history of college hoops.

    Story | Conversation | November 04, 2013
  12. CourtVision: Behold, the Lakers' Starting Lineup

    Kirk Goldsberry

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    Blog | October 29, 2013
  13. World Series, Game 5: Lester Dominates & Again

    Jonah Keri

    For the second time in five games, Jon Lester annihilated the Cardinals lineup and now has the Red Sox on the brink of winning their third World Series in the past decade. As crazy as it is to say this about any Red Sox–related story, it feels ...

    Blog | October 29, 2013
  14. Bill and Jalen's NBA Preview: Golden State Warriors

    Bill Simmons and Jalen Rose

    The boys are back in town! Bill and Jalen break down what the addition of Andre Iguodala means to the Warriors, how their small-ball lineup could be effective, and why the safety of Bill's children is in danger every time Steph Curry heats up. ...

    Blog | October 23, 2013
  15. NFL Deep Cuts: Obscure Players Get Their Shot

    Bill Barnwell

    As we near the halfway point of the 2013 NFL season, the teams and lineups we expected to see trotted out on the field this season are now shells of their former selves. The Falcons are already down seven starters from the guys they would have expect...

    Blog | October 23, 2013
  16. Jonah Keri on the Red Sox and the World Series

    Jonah Keri

    A potent lineup, a killer closer, and a savvy manager will lead Boston to another championship

    Story | Conversation | October 23, 2013