U.S. national team midfielder Shannon Boxx's toughest foe is lupus, a disease that causes severe fatigue and joint pain, and can progress in unpredictable ways.
Aug 16 4:27 PM ET | By Sarah Spain
In this week's "That's What She Said," Sarah Spain takes the field under the lights at Wrigley Field, playing alongside Bill Murray and Matthew Perry to support a worthy cause.
Aug 12 10:57 PM ET | By Sarah Spain
A search for relief from physical pain brought former WWE star Trish Stratus from the wrestling ring to the yoga mat, where she found her next great passion.
Aug 9 3:47 PM ET | By Sarah Spain
"Hard Knocks" returns and the Cincinnati Bengals appear up to the task of making the NFL reality show must-see TV.
Aug 8 10:36 AM ET | By Sarah Spain
Back at home in Chicago with the Sky, former DePaul star Allie Quigley is enjoying her reunion with one of the area’s top athletic clans.
Aug 9 2:31 PM ET | By Sarah Spain
In this week's W Debate, Sarah Spain and Kate Fagan discuss whether a fine and counseling is enough punishment for the Eagles' Riley Cooper in the wake of his racial slur.
Aug 5 12:01 PM ET
Gary Player says Rory McIlroy has to find the "right" woman to support his career. In “That’s What She Said,” Sarah Spain explains why McIlroy’s already found her.
Aug 1 12:24 PM ET | By Sarah Spain
Forget cattiness and drama. A new reality show following Olympic gold medal sprinter Sanya Richards-Ross and her husband, Giants cornerback Aaron Ross, highlights an empowered, successful woman.
Jul 26 11:38 AM ET | By Sarah Spain
U.S. Olympian Sanya Richard-Ross and her husband, Giants cornerback Aaron Ross, talk with Sarah Spain about their new reality show "Sanya's Glam & Gold."
Jul 26 9:38 AM ET
Teresa Weatherspoon is the first WNBA alum to join the National Basketball Retired Players Association, which offers assistance to former players and provides them opportunities for mentoring others.
Jul 25 11:29 AM ET | By Sarah Spain
In this week's "That's What She Said," Sarah Spain recalls a special night at Wrigley Field on Friday when Pearl Jam fans who stayed through a long weather delay saw the band put on the show of a lifetime until 2 a.m.
Jul 22 2:35 PM ET | By Sarah Spain
Sarah Spain interviews the athletes who were featured in ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue.
Jul 19 10:40 AM ET
espnW's Sarah Spain spends time with athletes at the ESPYS.
Jul 17 1:16 PM ET | By espnW.com
With the ESPYS scheduled for Wednesday night, Sarah Spain counts down the 10 things she'd like to see happen under Hollywood's bright lights.
Jul 15 3:43 PM ET | By Sarah Spain
Kevin Durant and Monica Wright announced they are engaged. In this week's TWSS, Sarah Spain ponders other possible NBA/WNBA pairings.
Jul 10 2:39 PM ET | By Sarah Spain
One BBC analyst's remarks on Marion Bartoli's looks following her Wimbledon win have gotten plenty of traction, but the ensuing outcry may signal a change in perspective.
Jul 9 9:21 AM ET
With the Cleveland Indians unveiling a dedicated Brohio section, Sarah Spain dreams up a whole list of special sections for other MLB teams to market.
Jul 3 4:56 PM ET | By Sarah Spain
In this week's W Debate, Kate Fagan and Sarah Spain discuss if Dwight Howard stay with the Lakers or go somewhere else in free agency.
Jul 3 1:59 PM ET
A perfect blue ocean of a sky met with a swarming sea of red in Chicago Friday, as fans filled downtown's Grant Park for the Blackhawks Stanley Cup parade and rally.
Jun 28 5:51 PM ET | By Sarah Spain
The guys are live in Grant Park for the Hawks rally. Jesse Rogers and Sarah Spain hop on with updates and the entire rally can be heard here.
For a second time in four years it will be The Summer of Stanley for Chicago and the Blackhawks. And what a sweet, sweet summer it will be.
Jun 26 11:17 AM ET | By Sarah Spain
In her latest "That's What She Said" column, Sarah Spain writes that despite his brilliant Game 7 Thursday, LeBron James still falls short of Michael Jordan's standard.
Jun 21 1:33 PM ET | By Sarah Spain
It's had cereal, ice cream and dog food eaten out of it. It's been at the bottom of a pool and visited strip clubs. Give a Stanley Cup champ his day with the NHL trophy and madness ensues.
Jun 12 12:11 PM ET | By Sarah Spain
Will Boston's goaltending hold up? Will Chicago's depth be too much to handle? Sarah Spain and Katie Strang channel Jagr's '90s mullet for their Cup finals breakdown.
Jun 10 6:20 PM ET | By espnW.com
Candice Appleby may be the biggest star in stand-up paddleboarding, one of the fastest growing sports around, but through all her success, she hasn't forgotten her roots.
Aug 27 12:20 PM ET | By Sarah Spain