Tonya and Nancy saga was just bizarre

92 days ago

It has been 20 years since the Nancy Kerrigan-Tonya Harding saga unfolded. Johnette Howard recalls the story from her perspective as a reporter at the time. Watch 30 for 30's "The Price of Gold" on ESPN at 9 p.m. ET Thursday. Read more ...

The right woman for the job

138 days ago

Controversy greeted Violet Palmer as one of the first female refs in the NBA. Today no one seems to care that two new women are in training. You can thank Palmer for that, Johnette Howard writes. Read more ...

Nyad's spirit, not stunt, drew us in

227 days ago

What should we take away from Diana Nyad's swimming feat? We'd be smart to listen more closely to those rare extremists who insist on traveling so far out toward the limit of human possibility as the swimmer has. Read more ...

The Tao of Katarina Witt

255 days ago

It's a different life now for Katarina Witt since she won back-to-back Olympic gold medals in the 1980s, but her spirit and glass-half-full attitude is the same. Read more ...

LPGA at Augusta would be must-see

263 days ago

If the Royal & Ancient can throw open its doors to host a women’s tournament at St. Andrews, why can’t Augusta follow suit? Read more ...

The 'why' behind Audrey Mestre

270 days ago

Free diver Audrey Mestre was no different from other extreme athletes such as Felix Baumgartner and Diana Nyad and Philippe Petit. Each of them is as unique as a fingerprint. Yet they share a sameness that might surprise you. Read more ...

What to make of recent women's sports milestones

416 days ago

Recent milestones and "firsts" for female athletes have provided glimpses into just how women's sports may finally break through its most stubbornly unconquered frontier. Read more ...

Nike's split from Lance? 'Whatever It Takes'

548 days ago

Even Nike has had enough? Wednesday's news of the company's split with Lance Armstrong is a remarkable twist in the cyclist's accelerating spiral from heroic cultural icon to disgraced champion and unconscionable liar. Read more ...

Imagine life without Title IX

667 days ago

Imagine what the world would look like without Title IX. Then celebrate the advances made by continuing the fight. Read more ...