With the 2017 NASCAR playoffs in full swing, here are a collection of stories about racing and NASCAR designed to provide a lens into one of the country’s most popular sports.
Anthem protests have begun to spread to other sports, with the first MLB player participating. The protester, Bruce Maxwell of the Oakland A’s, knelt with his hand over his heart during the playing of the national anthem before the September 23rd game with the Texas Rangers in Oakland.
The NBA off-season has been a roller coaster, start-to-finish. Its been an exciting ride for all, and it couldn’t have come at a better time.
I will hold onto the notion that baseball is America’s pastime until the day I die. Yet despite my grasp onto that age-old adage, it is undeniable that baseball’s role in American sports culture is changing.
I’m not even a fan of the Oakland Raiders, and I still hate everything about their relocation to Las Vegas.