Russell Westbrook is who he is, for better and worse and more effectively than he ever has been before. What his greatness means for the Thunder is a complicated question, and one that the team would do well to take seriously.
Professional and collegiate athletes have been an unusually large part of the growing and contentious national conversation over policing and race. College football, however, has been notable in its silence.
From the seminal "Mokeski And Mistletoe" to the Harbaugh Brothers' seething takes on the holiday standards, a collection of seasonal classics from the sports world that will brighten your holiday season.