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Nike Called Out By Three Olympians Over Punitive Sponsorship Policy For Pregnant Athletes Nike Called Out By Three Olympians Over Punitive Sponsorship Policy For Pregnant Athletes

American 800-meter specialist Alysia Montaño has won six national championships, but she may be most famous for running the 2014 race while eight months pregnant with her daughter. Montaño, a 2012 Olympian, also ran in 2017 while five months pregnant with her son. It takes incredible physical effort to perform like…

Olympic Boxing Remains In Crisis Olympic Boxing Remains In Crisis

The Olympics are a bureaucratic rat’s nest, with national governing bodies, international governing bodies, host cities, various Olympic committees, and other assorted grifters jockeying for influence and money while also trying to put on the largest international sports spectacle in existence. One of the bigger…

Aaron Rodgers Really Didn't Like How Game Of Thrones Ended Aaron Rodgers Really Didn't Like How Game Of Thrones Ended

Part-time Game of Thrones extra and full-time Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers talked to reporters at OTAs this afternoon and finally clarified which redshirt he was in the show’s fifth episode this season. He was not the archer (“That person definitely looked like me”), nor the running guy (“Total non-athlete”), but…

Counterpoint: A Little Scuffle Only Means The Sharks Are Ready To Shock The World Counterpoint: A Little Scuffle Only Means The Sharks Are Ready To Shock The World

I have been a lifelong Sharks fan for at least two weeks, and if there’s anything my hours of fandom have taught me it’s this: Deadspin’s Barry Petchesky is wrong to underestimate the mighty Sharks.

Figure Skater Says Former Partner John Coughlin Sexually Abused Her For Years Figure Skater Says Former Partner John Coughlin Sexually Abused Her For Years

Former figure skater Bridget Namiotka wrote a series of Facebook posts last weekend, accusing her ex-skating partner John Coughlin of sexual abuse. Coughlin killed himself in January one day after the U.S. Center for SafeSport placed him on interim suspension after he was reported for sexual misconduct, though none of…

Deadspin Up All Night: Gimme The Keys Back Deadspin Up All Night: Gimme The Keys Back

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Mets Say Yoenis Cespedes Suffered "Ankle Fractures" In An Incident On His Ranch Mets Say Yoenis Cespedes Suffered "Ankle Fractures" In An Incident On His Ranch

Yoenis Cespedes hasn’t played for the Mets since last July, when he returned after months on the DL for exactly one game, homered, and then announced that he needed season-ending heel surgery. The outfielder will now be out for even longer thanks to a mysterious incident on his ranch in Port St. Lucie.

Magic Johnson Visits First Take, Talks A Whole Bunch Of Shit About Lakers GM Rob Pelinka Magic Johnson Visits First Take, Talks A Whole Bunch Of Shit About Lakers GM Rob Pelinka

Former Los Angeles Lakers president and current Twitter user Magic Johnson joined ESPN’s First Take this morning to talk about his embarrassing exit from the team, the sorry state of the franchise headed into a critical summer, and the confusing power structure within the organization. Johnson doesn’t believe he did…

Ezekiel Elliott Knocks Over Event Staffer At EDM Festival, Gets Handcuffed Ezekiel Elliott Knocks Over Event Staffer At EDM Festival, Gets Handcuffed

Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott got into a little scuffle with event personnel at an EDM festival in Las Vegas over the weekend. The two-minute video, published by TMZ this morning, shows Elliott following a woman and arguing with her.

Tyreke Evans Kicked Out Of NBA For Drug Policy Violation Tyreke Evans Kicked Out Of NBA For Drug Policy Violation

This afternoon, the NBA announced that Pacers guard and former rookie of the year Tyreke Evans has been “dismissed and disqualified from the league for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program.” The league said he will be eligible to apply for reinstatement in two years.

Poor Sage Northcutt Gets Knocked Out 30 Seconds Into Minor League MMA Debut Poor Sage Northcutt Gets Knocked Out 30 Seconds Into Minor League MMA Debut

Sage Northcutt—a composite of every person who appeared in Point Break—resurfaced in Singapore today, six months after he was unceremoniously released by the UFC while riding a three-fight winning streak. Northcutt had been aggressively promoted and marketed by the promotion, but it elected not to sink any more time…

Deadspin Up All Night: Goodbye Horses Deadspin Up All Night: Goodbye Horses

Thank you for your continued support of Deadspin. Goodbye horses.

This Lady Running Like A Horse Is Really, Really Good At Running Like A Horse This Lady Running Like A Horse Is Really, Really Good At Running Like A Horse

This is Ayla Kirstine, a Norwegian woman who went viral on German Twitter this week for running like a horse. You may have questions—“Why is she running like a horse?” would be a good one—though you cannot deny that this pferdmädchen is extremely good at running, and even jumping, like a horse.

Stephen A. Smith Wrings Emmy-Worthy Performance Out Of Knicks' Lottery Agony Stephen A. Smith Wrings Emmy-Worthy Performance Out Of Knicks' Lottery Agony

The day after the tragicomic New York Knicks were denied the opportunity to draft Zion Williamson, a nation alternately laughing at more Knicks misery and consoling those who got their hopes up turned their eyes to the cranky bard of Knicks angst: Stephen A. Smith.

Jets Fire GM Mike Maccagnan, Who Apparently Lost Power Struggle With Adam Gase Jets Fire GM Mike Maccagnan, Who Apparently Lost Power Struggle With Adam Gase

Less than a month after the NFL Draft, and long after any notable free-agent signings, the New York Jets have decided to get rid of GM Mike Maccagnan. The team also fired VP of player personnel Brian Heimerdinger, Maccagnan’s right-hand man and presumptive heir, installing new head coach Adam Gase as the acting GM.

Attorney In Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Tiger Woods Claims His Restaurant's Management Deleted Video Evidence Attorney In Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Tiger Woods Claims His Restaurant's Management Deleted Video Evidence

The family of Nicholas Immesberger filed a wrongful death lawsuit in Florida court yesterday against Tiger Woods, his girlfriend Erica Herman, and Woods’s restaurant The Woods Jupiter, where Herman is a manager, alleging that the staff overserved Immesberger the night he died in a car crash in December.

Turkish TV Channel Won't Air Blazers-Warriors Because Of Enes Kanter Turkish TV Channel Won't Air Blazers-Warriors Because Of Enes Kanter

Turkish NBA fans hoping to catch the Western Conference Finals won’t be able to do so on network TV. According to the schedule for the NBA’s official broadcaster in Turkey, the network S Sport will only carry the Eastern Conference Finals after previously showing nearly every other playoff series thus far. Today a rep…

Dodgers Pitcher Julio Urias Arrested On Suspicion Of Domestic Violence Dodgers Pitcher Julio Urias Arrested On Suspicion Of Domestic Violence

Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias was arrested Monday around 9:30 p.m. local time by the Los Angeles Police Department after witnesses reportedly saw him shoving a woman to the ground.

Knife-Wielding Hiker Accused Of Killing One Camper, Injuring Another On Appalachian Trail Knife-Wielding Hiker Accused Of Killing One Camper, Injuring Another On Appalachian Trail

One Appalachian Trail hiker is dead while another is recovering from several stab wounds after a man attacked a camp in southwestern Virginia with a knife early Saturday morning. Massachusetts resident James Jordan was arrested by Wythe County Sheriff’s Office deputies in the George Washington and Jefferson National…

The Sports Highlight Of The Day Is This Masterpiece Of Humiliation The Sports Highlight Of The Day Is This Masterpiece Of Humiliation

In a few short seconds, the kid defending the hoop in this clip learned a few important lessons about basketball. If you’re going to jump, really jump; if your opponent is palming the ball on you with a full head of steam, know they are trying to expose you; and finally, make sure to be aware of your surroundings,…

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