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Weekly Roundup: June 6th-12th

NHL Hall of Famer Mike Bossy pens a letter to himself at age 14 for the Players Tribune.

Tim Kurkjian of ESPN writes about the terror of being hit by a major league fastball.

Sam Borden of ESPN tells the heartbreaking story of the plane crash that killed most of the Brazilian soccer team, Chapecoense.

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Remembering Sports Writing Legend Frank Deford

Sports writing giant Frank Deford died this week at the age of 78. Reactions to his passing have poured in as members of the sports media tip their cap to one of the most influential writers in the history of the industry. Here is a small taste of the remembrances from some of the best […]

Weekly Roundup: November 21 – November 27

Sam Mellinger of The Kansas City Star describes how the Kansas City Royals gave Caleb Schwab’s family their best day since their worst day.

Sports Illustrated’s L. Jon Wertheim tells the story of how the 428th pick of the 1974 NFL Draft became one of the most violent killers in American history.

Following the passing […]

Weekly Roundup: October 24 – October 30

After conducting an exclusive interview, SI.com’s Lee Jenkins describes 76ers rookie Joel Embiid’s two-year journey through tragedy and injuries back to the court.

In the wee hours of the morning, die-hard Chicago Cubs fans take an Amtrak train from Cleveland back to Chicago following the Cubs’ World Series Game Two victory. Ronald Blum from the […]