Sports in the USA

a collection of articles and videos to help travelers to better understand Sports in the USA

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Article fivethirtyeight.com

The Browns’ Suckiness Defies Math And Reason | FiveThirtyEight - FiveThirtyEight (2018)


How did it happen? And can they be this bad forever?

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Article nytimes.com

Youth Soccer Participation Has Fallen Significantly in America - The New York Times


Not having the American team in the tournament robbed officials of an opportunity to re-energize the sport among youth distracted by other diversions.

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Article theringer.com

Da Story of Da Bears: How an ‘SNL’ Sketch Defined Sports Fandom - The Ringer - The Ringer (2018)


Chicago’s mustached, Mike Ditka–loving Super Fans became some of the most enduring characters in the history of ‘Saturday Night Live.’ And it all started at Wrigley Field.

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Article adweek.com

How the Flyers Created Gritty, the Internet’s Most Beloved Mascot – Adweek


Philadelphia’s marketing team tells all about his origin story.

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Article theringer.com

“It Was All About Money”: An Oral History of the 1998-99 NBA Lockout - The Ringer - The Ringer (2019)


Part 1 of the inside story of one of the most bitter and bizarre labor disputes in sports history

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Article theatlantic.com

Hockey Goalies Are Too Big Now - The Atlantic - The Atlantic (2021)


Never before in the NHL’s history has a tail so wagged the dog.

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Article economist.com

The new, old thing - Pickleball is the fastest-growing sport in America | United States | The Economist - The Economist


But it has kept a low profile

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