The Endless Fascination With Mike Tyson

That a new Mike Tyson project hits stores this summer should not surprise us. The latest, simply titled “Mike Tyson,” arrives Sept. 6 and is a collection of photographs from Lori Grinker, who followed the fighter for more than a decade, beginning in 1980. Next week, Hulu is set to begin its biographical series titled … Read more

MLB Players Have Unique Relationships With Gloves

LOS ANGELES — When Seattle Mariners third baseman Eugenio Suárez misses a ground ball, he shoves his face into his glove and has a few choice words for his leather companion. “I’ll say, ‘Come on, come on,’” he recalled recently in Spanish. “‘If I don’t eat, you don’t eat.’” Yes, Suárez talks to his glove. … Read more

Deshaun Watson Apologizes as Suspension Is Under Review

After a 19-month absence from football, Deshaun Watson started an NFL preseason game on Friday night. Before the game began, the Cleveland Browns quarterback did something else that had been almost as long coming: He apologized for the first time since more than two dozen women said he sexually assaulted or harassed them in massage … Read more

Serena Williams Begins the Not-Too-Long Goodbye

As a champion who says she hates goodbyes, Serena Williams could have made her exit from tennis in other ways. In a news release or Instagram post; by post-match interview or by simply walking away and staying away without formalizing her farewell. Instead, by making it plain this week that the end is very near, … Read more