John Feinstein: The Sporting Life Why did you want to work for the paper? A friend of mine ... a bunch of cops who in the ’60s had basically conspired to kill black teenagers. They were called “The Death Squad.” When I started asking questions, John Hoxie, the PR guy for the ... 12/6/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
More highs than lows in sporting year There was more good news for the UAE when the country’s under-23 national ... where Jamaican sprint king Usain Bolt bagged three golds and American swimmer Michael Phelps bowed out of the Olympics with four golds to take his tally to 18. 12/30/2012 - 5:48 am | View Link
End of the world for few sporting stalwarts in 2012 The last couple of months witnessed rumour mills work round to clock to fuel ... to trouble the 27-year-old head of Michael Phelps, who after a medal haul of 18 gold, two silver and two bronze, called it quits for good following the London ... 12/20/2012 - 5:41 am | View Link
Olympic pleas: Egypt’s poor performance attributed to defective sporting system Phelps. In the history of the Olympics ... A discrepancy between how Egyptian sports’ associations work and how others worldwide do is that athletes’ progression in sports in Egypt is more arbitrary. In countries with developed sporting systems ... 08/13/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Olympics 2012: Rowdy Gaines sad to see Michael Phelps' Olympic career end There was a real sadness in Rowdy Gaines' voice as he called Michael ... Gaines questions whether Phelps will, or should, retire from swimming after London. "He doesn't have to have a job," he said. "It's not like he has to go to work as a banker to ... 08/4/2012 - 2:44 pm | View Link
If the plan unfolds as envisioned, the Mets' next wave of talented pitching prospects will arrive sometime next season, completing a dynamic starting rotation that has been at the center of the team's designs for sustainable success.