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  1. About Last Night: Tigers Tame the A's

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were busy investing heavily in Kyle Field grass futures, here's what you missed in sports on Thursday: Justin Verlander threw a gem and Miguel Cabrera broke out of his slump with a two-run home run as the Detroit Tigers advanced to t...

    Blog | October 11, 2013
  2. We Went There: Taking in the WNBA With the Lynx and Dream

    Steve McPherson

    I'm going to start by telling a story that makes me sound like an asshole. A few weeks ago, right at the apex of the NBA playoffs after San Antonio had gone up 3-2 on Miami, I was having lunch at an Indian buffet in Minneapolis to celebrate a holiday...

    Blog | July 10, 2013
  3. The life and career of the WNBA's Candace Parker

    Louisa Thomas

    She's a wife, a mother, and the best female player on the planet. Now all she needs is a championship, and maybe some more time in the day.

    Story | Conversation | June 26, 2013
  4. Brittney Griner and the quiet queering of professional sports

    Wesley Morris

    What is happening here?

    Story | Conversation | April 24, 2013
  5. Sportstorialist: A Night at the WNBA Draft

    Wesley Morris

    The WNBA draft never looks like a sports event. It looks like a scene from a hotel jazz club. There is none of the beery pandemonium and emotional overkill that happens every summer when the men have their draft. The league's president, Laurie Richie...

    Blog | April 16, 2013
  6. About Last Night: Boston Forevah

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were busy spending time talking to loved ones, here's what you missed in sports on Monday: Mike Napoli hit a game-winning double as the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays, 3-2, at Fenway Park on Patriots Day. After the game, a pa...

    Blog | April 16, 2013
  7. Maya Moore, Brittney Griner, and the future of the WNBA

    Joan Niesen

    Maya Moore has already made her mark on the WNBA. That means the next question for the league is, what will Brittney Griner bring?

    Story | Conversation | December 05, 2012
  8. About Last Night: Blake's Un-Cheerio Day

    Shane Ryan

    In case you were out living a life of leisure, here's what you missed in sports on Thursday. Blake Griffin tore his meniscus at a Team USA scrimmage and will miss the Olympic Games in London. Which is particularly sad when you consider that, asid...

    Blog | July 13, 2012
  9. Katie Baker's Bake Shop: On holiday sports books, Cal Clutterbuck...

    Katie Baker

    Plus the Minnesota Wild, the best ski locations in America and all your other questions answered in this week's edition of the Bake Shop.

    Story | Conversation | November 30, 2011
  10. Men In Blazers' NBA-to-English Football Team Support Translator

    Michael Davies and Roger Bennett

    Basketball fans who are at a loss, we feel your pain. The first two weeks of your schedule have been canceled. The entire season is in doubt. Even worse: The WNBA doesn't tip off until next spring. Fan nature abhors a vacuum. May we be so bold as ...

    Blog | October 19, 2011
  11. Run It Back: How the WNBA Can Fill The Void in Our NBA-Less Lives...

    Rembert Browne

    The Minnesota Lynx beat the Atlanta Dream on Friday to claim the organization's first WNBA championship. The 15th WNBA season, in the books. So now what? While this assuredly isn't true for all of the players, I'm assuming some members of the Dream a...

    Blog | October 10, 2011
  12. Mind Over Media: The WNBA Deserves Better

    Dan Klores

    There is some great basketball being played by gifted athletes right now. I'm not talking about the games at Rucker Park or in the lockout-free gyms of L.A., Houston or Philadelphia, where the likes of Melo and La La are speed-dialing their press age...

    Blog | October 07, 2011