1. An Oral History of the 2003-04 Los Angeles Lakers, the 1st Super Team

    After the Lakers’ bid to win four straight championships fell short with a second-round loss to the eventual champion San Antonio Spurs in 2003, the franchise appeared to ...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 2 months ago 445,912 reads 486 comments

  2. Karl Malone Shaves His Head with a Knife, Is a Crazy Person

    Karl Malone is a crazy and spectacular hard case of a man. That is to say, somehow, Malone manages to come off as an even bigger, leathery bucket of nails in retirement than when he notched NBA All-Defensive honors with the Utah Jazz in the '90s.

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 6 months ago 68,052 reads 69 comments

  3. Michael Jordan Tells Kobe Bryant to 'Go Get Karl' on NBA Scoring List

    Now that Kobe Bryant has leapfrogged Michael Jordan on the NBA 's all-time scoring list, His Airness has a request for the Black Mamba: Gun for second place...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 58,960 reads 109 comments

  4. Dubious Sports Records Held by Superstars

    Though we often romanticize and idolize our legends of sport, they—perhaps better than anyone—teach us that with true greatness comes frequent failure...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 9 months ago 19,852 reads 10 comments