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Blog Profile / Grantland

Filed Under:Sports
Posts on Regator:3311
Posts / Week:18.8
Archived Since:June 9, 2011

Blog Post Archive

The Peaceful Madness of Eric André

yesterdaySports : Grantland

Fighting Santa Claus, embarrassing reality stars, and Transcendental Meditation — all in a day's work for the star of Adult Swim’s most insane, most exhilarating show.

The Holy Hand of Brazil

yesterdaySports : Grantland

The life and career of basketball hall of famer Oscar Schmidt, the self-proclaimed best scorer to never play in the NBA.

Inside Out

yesterdaySports : Grantland

It sometimes seemed that Landon Donovan was looking for a way out of soccer. But in finally leaving, he’s offered us a way in.

Steve Cunningham: Fighting for Her Life

yesterdaySports : Grantland

The 38-year-old heavyweight contender and former cruiserweight champion’s powerful reason to keep boxing: to help cover medical expenses while his 9-year-old daughter awaits a heart transplant.

Noah’s Spark

yesterdaySports : Grantland

How Joakim Noah went from being the teenage hot dog vendor at Adidas ABCD camp to being an NBA All-Star and the emotional leader of the Chicago Bulls.

How Rebounds Work

last weekSports : Grantland

New cameras are teaching us more about where missed shots land than ever before.

The Commissioner

2 weeks agoSports : Grantland

No one — no one ever — wrote an NBA gamer like Bob Ryan.

Full Metal Jazz

2 weeks agoSports : Grantland

The war in Damien Chazelle’s ‘Whiplash’ and the making of an exciting new filmmaker.

30 for 30 Shorts: The Great Trade Robbery

2 weeks agoSports : Grantland

Our latest film, from Stuart Zicherman, tells the story of how the trade of one player built a dynasty... for the other team.

From the Jaws of Victory

2 weeks agoSports : Grantland

Reeling from another brutal playoff loss and an offseason full of chaos, can the Sharks finally put their bloody past behind them?

K.C. Masterpiece

3 weeks agoSports : Grantland

The Royals weren’t content with ending baseball’s longest playoff drought. So they delivered an instant-classic wild-card win over the A’s that was as meaningful for the franchise as it was cathartic for the fans.

Keyon Dooling’s Secret

3 weeks agoSports : Grantland

The 13-year NBA veteran on the sexual abuse he suffered as a child, the breakdown he endured after years of holding back the memories, and finding his calling as a public speaker and life coach.

The Quiet Genius

3 weeks agoSports : Grantland

Mark Helfrich isn’t brash, or showy, or all that recognizable. He rarely gets the credit Chip Kelly got. He doesn’t want to be famous. But if Oregon keeps winning, he will be.

Dreaming of Jollywood

3 weeks agoSports : Grantland

How Israel did not become the new adopted home of American TV.

30 for 30 Shorts: ‘Fields of Fear’

4 weeks agoSports : Grantland

Our latest film, from award-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney, tells the story of how a mental trauma can take the game away from a professional athlete.

Wedded Blitz! The Ides of Maine

last monthSports : Grantland

In August, you really need to bring your society A-game if you want any chance of getting into the ‘New York Times’ "Vows" section.

You Can Count on Me

last monthSports : Grantland

Kyle Lowry’s career-long search for trust.

The Plunge

last monthSports : Grantland

The incredible story of Shavarsh Karapetyan, a Soviet swimming champion who dove into Armenia’s Lake Yerevan and saved dozens of lives from a sinking trolleybus nearly 40 years ago.

Can TNA Get Over?

last monthSports : Grantland

Rumors have swirled about the demise of Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. Is this the end for the company? And will professional wrestling ever support two major promotions again?

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