Patrick Redford lives in Berkeley, California, where he studies space and eats pizza. He tweets @patrickredford.
What will Sacramento's widely reviled owners be up to in a couple years? Something terrible, most likely. Here's one guess.
The soul of professional cycling has been so warped and decayed by the doping culture of the past decade that there are serious questions about the sport’s future. After the bottom of the Austin Witch Trials, cycling needs a hero badly. Luckily for US cycling fans, 22-year-old prodigy Taylor Phinney might be ready to fill the role.
Tyreke Evans currently plays with a casual aloofness that betrays his prodigious talent. Which probably sounds like a reason Not to Watch, except Tyreke can do things in basketball games that almost nobody else can when he so chooses.
The rules of the infant sport of jump rope sprint are simple and adhere to USA Track & Field guidelines for sprinting events as strictly as possible. The new wrinkles are 1) you must jump over the rope once per stride and 2) any tripping on the rope is cause for disqualification.