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It’s Not Crazy, It’s Sports: ‘Most Valuable Whatever’

5 months agoSports : Grantland

What would possess someone to pay $8,000 for Ty Cobb’s dentures? Or $5,300 for the toilet that the Toronto Maple Leafs sat on? Or $820 for the butt fumble jersey?

It’s Not Crazy, It’s Sports: ‘Being Mr. Met’

5 months agoSports : Grantland

From 1994 to 1997, A.J. Mass entertained millions at Shea Stadium without saying a word as one of baseball's most iconic and beloved figures, Mr. Met.

It’s Not Crazy, It’s Sports: ‘The Streaker’

5 months agoSports : Grantland

If the name of Mark Roberts doesn’t ring a bell, his body might. He is the British man who has been interrupting events for more than 22 years, in more than 22 countries, by running naked through events -- from the Olympics to the Super Bowl.

The Grantland Q&A: Errol Morris

5 months agoSports : Grantland

In a wide-ranging conversation, the legendary documentary filmmaker and writer talks about interviewing killers, war criminals, and some of society’s most fascinating oddballs. Plus, his take on his best movie, his critics, and what he’ll do next.

It’s Not Crazy, It’s Sports: ‘The Heist’

5 months agoSports : Grantland

North Carolina basketball fans are well aware of the Jordan no. 23 jersey that hangs from the rafters of the Dean Dome. But there was a time — February 1998, to be exact — when it disappeared.

It’s Not Crazy, It’s Sports: ‘The Subterranean Stadium’

5 months agoSports : Grantland

Welcome to Errol Morris Week, a celebration of the legendary director and his work. This is the first of his six shorts for ESPN Films. It’s about electric football, a basement league, and the gang of glorious eccentrics who keep a decades-long tradition alive.

Will Forte Can’t Stop (and He Hopes That Doesn’t Bother Anyone)

5 months agoSports : Grantland

Behind the scenes with the obsessive-compulsive star-slash-creator-slash-writer-slash-everything of Fox’s postapocalyptic new sitcom ‘The Last Man on Earth.’

Life’s Rich Pageant: Meet a Florida Man

5 months agoSports : Grantland

“I wasn’t a hunter-fisherman. And it was not a good idea, and then it went terribly wrong.”

2015 NBA Trade Value, Part 2: The Temple of Doom

5 months agoSports : Grantland

Welcome to the latest installment of our ranking of the NBA’s top 60 most valuable assets.

30 for 30 Shorts: An Immortal Man

5 months agoSports : Grantland

Our latest film, from Josh Koury and Myles Kane, tells the bizarre tale of the efforts to preserve Ted Williams after the great hitter’s death.

Department of Defense

5 months agoSports : Grantland

A new Sloan Conference paper might be the key to unlocking our understanding of defensive basketball.

Who Is the Top Second Banana?

5 months agoSports : Grantland

Scottie Pippen. George Costanza. Khloe Kardashian. Luigi. Canada. Cats! What do they have in common? This bracket, designed to determine the no. 1 number two — the best sidekicks, supporting players, and partners in crime — of all t...

Grantland Q&A: Fallon Fox

5 months agoSports : Grantland

The trailblazing MMA fighter talks about being a trans athlete, her battles with Joe Rogan, and whether the UFC will ever (finally) let her fight.

The Resurrection of Kyle Wiltjer

5 months agoSports : Grantland

Why the Gonzaga forward had to leave Kentucky to realize his All-American potential.

New York’s Bard of Grime

5 months agoSports : Grantland

A trip through the underbelly of the Big Apple with novelist Richard Price, its foremost chronicler of crime, cops, and clockers.

Frame Jobs

6 months agoSports : Grantland

What we can learn about manipulating the strike zone from all-world receiver Brad Ausmus, an elite catching prospect, and Dennis Eckersley, the beneficiary of, ahem, a widened target.

The Seventh Coming

6 months agoSports : Grantland

Is high school junior Seventh Woods the next Russell Westbrook?

At the Algonquin Hotel: A Conversation With Wes Anderson

6 months agoSports : Grantland

This is a segment of a conversation that appears in the book 'The Wes Anderson Collection: The Grand Budapest Hotel.'

‘God, I Miss That Boy’

6 months agoSports : Grantland

A Bay Area community mourns the tragic killing of high school basketball player Rodney Frazier Jr.

The Third Revelation of Father John Misty

6 months agoSports : Grantland

Josh Tillman has lived many lives. The singer-songwriter has been a defiant child of God, a broke dishwasher, a successful drummer, a Dionysian shaman, a failed poet, a drug-hoovering spiritualist, and a gleeful prankster. Now, he’s a man with one of the year’s best, most bracing albums. And all it took was the love of a good woman.

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