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  1. How Albany Joined The Big Dogs Of NCAA Field Hockey

    Vicki L. Friedman

    A stingy defense, a European-flavored roster and a fun-loving approach have the Great Danes two wins away from an improbable field hockey national championship.

    Story | Conversation | November 19, 2014
  2. Heat, Pressure, Ekaterina Makarova Do In Eugenie Bouchard

    Jane McManus

    Another day, another upset. The US Open loses the women's No. 7 seed and one of its most visible stars after Eugenie Bouchard is ousted by Ekaterina Makarova.

    Story | Conversation | September 01, 2014
  3. NBA Draft Lottery: 5 Fast Facts

    espnW

    Before the balls start bouncing in the annual NBA draft lottery tonight (7 p.m. ET on ESPN), here are five fast facts you should know. 1. With a 25 percent chance, the Milwaukee Bucks have the best odds to win the No. 1 pick. The Philadelphia 76e...

    Blog | May 20, 2014
  4. espnW -- Serena Williams runs away with WTA year-end awards

    Jane McManus

    We can say it enough: What Serena Williams did in 2013 defied all odds -- even by her own standards.

    Story | Conversation | December 20, 2013
  5. espnW -- Hailai Arghandiwal humbled by Afghans' courage

    Michelle Smith

    Playing for the Afghan national soccer team, which took to the field against all odds, opened Santa Clara recruit Hailai Arghandiwal's eyes to the privilege she's experienced growing up in the United States.

    Story | Conversation | November 28, 2013
  6. espnW -- Stephanie Gilmore, five-time ASP World Surfing champion,...

    Cristina Goyanes

    When five-time world surfing champ Stephanie Gilmore isn't making waves in the ocean, she's strumming her guitar as a way to escape.

    Story | Conversation | July 22, 2013
  7. Numbers add up to tall order for Cards

    espnW

    They've been overcoming long odds all tournament long, and the numbers don't look so good once again for fifth-seeded Louisville heading into Tuesday night's national championship game against Connecticut. The Cardinals are 1-12 all-time against the ...

    Blog | April 09, 2013
  8. espnw -- Danica Patrick overcomes odds at Martinsville

    Brant James

    Starting dead last after an engine change and racing on the tricky Martinsville track for the first time, Danica Patrick finished 12th, her best result by far since Daytona.

    Story | Conversation | April 07, 2013
  9. 2012 women's college volleyball -- Michigan, Oregon join stalwart...

    Mechelle Voepel

    Against tall odds and hostile crowds, Michigan and Oregon earned their way into volleyball's final four, where they'll face old guard teams Texas and Penn State, respectively, Thursday night.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2012
  10. W roundtable: Serena Williams' future entirely up to her

    espnW

    Serena Williams has always done things her way. With her 14th Grand Slam singles title secured, she can stay competitive for as long as she is determined to do so.

    Story | Conversation | July 09, 2012
  11. espnW -- Mothers of Mark Herzlich and Marcus Dixon stand by their...

    Amanda Rykoff

    Their mothers played big parts in Mark Herzlich and Marcus Dixon overcoming the odds. For one it was cancer; the other prison. And the two football players say they wouldn't be 'living the dream' without their moms.

    Story | Conversation | May 10, 2012
  12. W roundtable: Odds are, Super Bowl will be fun

    espnW

    From Kelly's belly to Madonna's fishnets, you can wager on just about anything Super Bowl-related. Here are our fave prop bets.

    Story | Conversation | January 31, 2012
  13. Jennifer Beltran's career defies odds

    Julia Savacool

    For the Illinois sophomore, volleyball has provided a way out of one life and into another, thanks in no small part to the mentor she affectionately calls Dad.

    Story | Conversation | December 15, 2011
  14. U.S. Open -- Serena Williams -- 'I've beaten all odds'

    Viv Bernstein

    While Serena Williams, one of the best players of all time, is riding the wave of an incredible comeback, Sam Stosur's chances are slim.

    Story | Conversation | September 11, 2011
  15. About Last Night: Team USA against all odds

    Stacy Title

    The U.S. women played the game of their lives in the Women's World Cup, and Derek Jeter hit No. 3,000 out of the park. Here's what else you missed this weekend.

    Story | Conversation | July 11, 2011
  16. Give Me 10 -- Build a better backside

    Paige Greenfield

    Everyone has 10 daily minutes to spare. Here's how to use yours wisely.

    Story | Conversation | July 06, 2011