The Atlanta Braves pitcher is happy to enjoy life from his extravagant new home with his wife and three kids.
Jun 29 | By Adena Andrews
NBA TV analyst Steve Smith is a man of many sides. He got his values from his hardworking parents and Muhammad Ali -- though he'd also love to be a pro golfer.
Jun 22 | By Adena Andrews
The former Purdue star fulfilled a promise to his mother and finished school before taking his degree and basketball game to the next level.
Jun 22 | By Adena Andrews
Released two years ago, the three-time MVP returns to the WNBA at age 40 to finish her illustrious career on her terms.
Jun 20 | By Adena Andrews
For Dream forward Angel McCoughtry, making her own kind of music, whether pop or gospel, is an energizing accompaniment to a fast-paced life.
Jun 10 | By Adena Andrews
Pamela McGee is not just a mother to NBA star JaVale McGee. The former WNBA standout is also his financial manager and has plenty of practice making life's tough decisions.
Jun 3 | By Adena Andrews
The NBA Finals have arrived. From the Big Three in Miami to Mark Cuban's big mouth in Dallas, here are five storylines to watch as the series gets underway tonight.
May 31 | By Adena Andrews
Rapper Common shares a South Side upbringing with Dwyane Wade and Derrick Rose and talks about the battle in the Eastern Conference finals and how the city influences the on-court play.
May 25 | By Adena Andrews
The Western Conference finals tip off Tuesday and feature plenty of intrigue. Here are five of the biggest storylines in the Dallas-Oklahoma City showdown.
May 17 3:19 PM ET | By Adena Andrews
Sunday marks the beginning of the Eastern Conference Finals as the No.1 Chicago Bulls take on the No.2 Miami Heat in a clash of hometown players, emerging head coaches and much more.
May 14 | By Adena Andrews
Olympic swimmer Natalie Coughlin may picture herself flying like a superhero, but her down-to-earth approach yields greater joy and balance.
May 6 | By Adena Andrews
Orlando Magic forward Hedo Turkoglu reveals that family (and Turkish food) mean more to him than money. Maybe that's why he's so happy all the time.
May 3 | By Adena Andrews
We're into the semfinals of the NBA playoffs, and Sunday marks the start of a whole new set of dramatic and intriguing storylines to keep an eye on, from hungry Heat players to rowdy Hawks centers. Here's what we're looking at:
Apr 30 12:27 PM ET | By Adena Andrews
Atlanta Hawks guard and 2010 Sixth Man of the Year Jamal Crawford is on deck. He's revealing his love for Jay-Z, America's pastime and his empathetic side.
Apr 28 | By Adena Andrews
In the Pro's Questionnaire, our favorite sports figures take an abridged version of the most famous personality test, the Proust Questionnaire. Naismith Memorial Hall of Famer and TNT reporter Cheryl Miller is up.
Apr 20 | By Adena Andrews
Saturday marks the start of the 2011 NBA playoffs, and there are all kinds of games, from battles for respect to David and Goliath matchups, to keep an eye on.
Apr 15 | By Adena Andrews
Lynx executive vice president Roger Griffith had what everybody wanted on WNBA draft day -- the top pick. After selecting Maya Moore, Griffith talked to espnW about Minnesota's future and the teams to beat in the WNBA ... his team excluded.
Apr 13 | By Adena Andrews
How are decisions made on draft day in the WNBA? espnW's Adena Andrews found out, spending the day on the scene in Atlanta as the Dream decided how to choose its picks.
Apr 11 | By Adena Andrews
The Washington Mystics continued the WNBA trend of placing corporate sponsorships on team jerseys today, following in the footsteps of the Storm and the Mercury.
Apr 7 | By Adena Andrews
As the women's Final Four gets under way, Chamique Holdsclaw takes time to remember her Final Four days at the University of Tennessee under famed coach Pat Summitt.
Mar 30 | By Adena Andrews
It looks like Ralph Nader is suffering from a his own form of March Madness, proposing the idea to "de-professionalize" college athletics. The idea to replace athletic scholarships with need-based financial aid would be a lose-lose situation.
Mar 25 3:31 PM ET | By Adena Andrews
The second round of women's NCAA tournament rolls on with top seeds UConn and Baylor in action. In the NBA the Hawks have a chance to clinch an playoff spot if they defeat the Bulls in tonight's rubber match.
Mar 22 1:00 PM ET | By Adena Andrews
Adena Andrews is officially a triathlete, and she's gotten her inner athlete back on the way. Now, she's finding work easier, her social life stronger, and her mood better. And she can't wait to get to her second tri!
Mar 21 8:25 PM ET | By Adena Andrews
After 10 weeks of training, espnW contributor Adena Andrews completed her first triathlon on Saturday. And now she can't wait for her next one.
Mar 21 4:00 PM ET | By Adena Andrews
It's finally here! It's hard to believe it was 10 weeks ago that Adena Andrews decided to do her first triathlon. Saturday is the big day, and she's filling us in on her last-minute training strategies and her plan for tomorrow's race.
Mar 18 | By Adena Andrews