He created a lightweight, flexible board out of a piece of foam in his backyard in Hawaii in 1971. It introduced millions to the pleasures of riding waves on their bellies.
Simmons is the latest N.B.A. star to ask for a trade then try to force his way off a team, but Philadelphia is holding firm so far.
A coach’s loving and lively relationship with the Braves’ infielders is a key to their success. He’s holding out hope for a second chance to manage.
From women’s soccer to college sports, athletes have lost faith in leagues and organizations handling abuse and other complaints.
Injury woes sent Thompson, the Golden State guard, looking for solace. He found it on the water. No bananas allowed.
A midseason pickup from Cleveland, Eddie Rosario has been nothing short of incredible. He led the way in yet another win.
Babe Ruth. Reggie Jackson. Chris Taylor? A feat that used to come few and far between is happening more often. But it is still unusual enough to stand out.
Title contender, crisis club or cash cow? What you see in United depends, largely, on what you want to see.
As offenses have grown increasingly complex, teams have looked for defensive players who can do a little bit of everything.
The N.L.C.S. heads back to Atlanta after Taylor became the 11th batter with three homers in a postseason game.