Tom Goldman

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New England Patriots And Kansas City Chiefs Kick Off NFL Season

Thursday, September 07, 2017

The NFL season kicks off with the New England Patriots against the Kansas City Chiefs. But ongoing civil rights protests and player safety concerns bring questions to this year's season.


What's Up Those Baseball Sleeves? Lots Of Data, And Privacy Concerns

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Professional athletes use wearable technology to improve performance. But key questions remain over who owns the data and how the information is used.


As NFL Preseason Gets Underway, Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Remains Unsigned

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned even as preseason is underway. Some believe the league is blackballing him for taking a knee before games to protest police violence.


Usain Bolt's Final 100-Meter Race: 'There He Goes'

Friday, August 04, 2017

Track and field's greatest sprinter is expected to run his last individual race Saturday in London. Jamaican Usain Bolt says he will retire after dominating his sport for a decade.


Morning News Brief: Trump In West Virginia, Chinese Trade, Usain Bolt Retires

Friday, August 04, 2017

President Trump dismissed the Russia investigation at a rally in West Virginia. Also, the White House is poised to investigate Chinese trade policies, and sprinter Usain Bolt says he's retiring.


Ara Parseghian, Legendary Notre Dame Coach, Dies At 94

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Ara Parseghian was a force at the University of Notre Dame. He brought the football program back to national prominence during the 1960s and 1970s, including two championships.


Morning News Brief: Kelly's Power At The White House, U.S. Sanctions Venezuela's Maduro

Tuesday, August 01, 2017

Will Chief of Staff John Kelly take control of the White House? Are U.S. sanctions on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro tough enough? And Los Angeles gets to host the summer Olympics in 2028, but what will that mean for the city?


The Olympics Return To LA

Tuesday, August 01, 2017

The Olympics are coming back to Los Angeles, but not in 2024 as organizers had first hoped. In a deal with the International Olympic Committee, the summer games return in 2028 instead.


Study: CTE Found In Nearly All Donated NFL Player Brains

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

As the country starts to get back into its most popular professional team sport, this serves as a reminder of how dangerous football can be.


At The British Open, Weather Is Part Of The Challenge

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The British Open is one of the most challenging tournaments on the golf circuit. And not just because of the course. Players are keeping an eye on the weather, which has caused problems before.


NBA In July? League Scores Bright Spot In Summer Ratings

Monday, July 17, 2017

There's been nothing normal about NBA Summer League 2017.


Doctor Accused Of Molesting U.S. Gymnasts Pleads Guilty To Porn Charges

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

The former Olympic team doctor's deal to admit guilt on three counts of child pornography means he won't face some federal abuse charges. The state cases were not affected.


Saturday Sports: Venus Williams And Tennis, Tour De France

Saturday, July 08, 2017

We discuss the latest news about Wimbledon and Venus Williams, and talk about a nasty crash during the Tour de France and competitive imbalance in the NBA.


Fear Of Being Outed As Gay Drove Former NFL Player To Drugs, Planned Suicide

Friday, June 30, 2017

A gay pro athlete coming out isn't as huge a story as it once was. But O'Callaghan was a gay pro athlete who planned to kill himself because, in his mind, no one would accept him.


Dear John McEnroe: Putting Serena Williams On The Men's Circuit Is A Losing Game

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

John McEnroe reignited the battle of the sexes when he rushed the net to declare Williams is "an incredible player" and would be "like 700 in the world" if she played on the men's circuit.


Saturday Sports: The NBA Draft

Saturday, June 24, 2017

The NBA draft took center stage this week in the world of sports, and many are wondering what the new picks will mean for championship-winning teams.


NBA Draft Day – The Impossible Dream To Beat The Golden State Warriors?

Thursday, June 22, 2017

The Golden State Warriors are the new Michael Jordan, and 29 other NBA teams will do what they can – draft, trade, buy, sell – to pull closer to the champions.


Phoenix Mercury Star Diana Taurasi Breaks WNBA Scoring Record

Monday, June 19, 2017

Diana Taurasi became the WNBA's leading career scorer on Sunday night. The Phoenix Mercury guard now has 7,494 points, an achievement earned by playing her own fierce style of hoops.


Golden State Buries Cleveland In Game 1 Of NBA Finals, 113-91

Friday, June 02, 2017

The chatter ahead of this NBA Final was it would be the most competitive and evenly-matched ever. Last night's Game 1 was anything but.


Cavaliers Face Warriors In Unprecedented Third Straight NBA Finals

Thursday, June 01, 2017

The Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors play Thursday night in Game 1 of an unprecedented third straight NBA Finals. The Warriors will have to try to avenge last year's loss without their ailing coach.