Tom Goldman appears in the following:
Saturday, June 15, 2019
The Women's World Cup is under way, with exciting matches and some controversy as well.
Thursday, June 13, 2019
The U.S. Open is considered the toughest test in golf, but it's also the most accessible major championship. You don't have to be a star. Those who qualify have the same chance to win as Tiger Woods.
Wednesday, June 05, 2019
Thoroughbred deaths have renewed calls for reform in the horse racing industry. Industry watchers and members of Congress say it's time to address how racehorses are medicated with a bevy of drugs.
Monday, June 03, 2019
Andy Ruiz Jr. surprised the boxing world by beating Anthony Joshua to become the heavyweight champion.
Saturday, June 01, 2019
The NBA Finals have had a surprising start, there are calls for safety nets at MLB games, and the French Open continues.
Thursday, May 30, 2019
The NBA Finals get under way Thursday night, and there's a familiar team playing for the title: The Golden State Warriors. But for the Toronto Raptors, it's their first trip to the finals.
Saturday, May 18, 2019
We have the latest on the NBA, the new commissioner leading the WNBA, and the investigation of an Ohio State University doctor's sexual abuse of students.
Saturday, May 04, 2019
The Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Denver Nuggets 140-137 after playing four overtime periods. That hasn't happened since Dwight D. Eisenhower was president.
Wednesday, May 01, 2019
The Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled Wednesday that two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya, and female runners like her, must take medications to suppress testosterone output.
Friday, April 26, 2019
The Kansas City Chiefs have barred Tyreek Hill from the team. This follows a recording of the wide receiver's fiancée accusing him of abusing their young child.
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
One player has excelled in the NBA playoffs: Damian Lillard. The all-star point guard has carried the Portland Trail Blazers all season thanks to his play and, more importantly, his leadership.
Saturday, April 20, 2019
NPR's Scott Simon talks to sports reporter Tom Goldman about the injury affecting one of the WNBA's best players. Plus, they discuss a new initiative aimed at making racing less deadly for horses.
Monday, April 15, 2019
Tiger Woods won his fifth Masters title on Sunday, marking an incredible comeback from injury and personal hardship that ended a nearly 11-year championship drought.
Sunday, April 14, 2019
In a surprise comeback, Tiger Woods wins his first major title in more than a decade.
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
The fatalities have forced the horse racing industry, and the public, to take a hard look at the sport and some of the issues that have been debated for years.
Tuesday, April 09, 2019
The famed Santa Anita racetrack in Southern California is under scrutiny after a spike in thoroughbred deaths. Santa Anita hosted its biggest race day of the year this past weekend.
Friday, April 05, 2019
Texas Tech and Auburn are first-timers to the NCAA Division 1 Men's Basketball Final Four. They're part of a recent trend toward parity and even better play in the later stages of the tournament.
Saturday, March 30, 2019
We look at the season openings of Major League Baseball, the NCAA tournaments and all the latest sports news.
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
As baseball tries to appeal to a younger audience, there's concern the long game times may drive away that demographic. So MLB is experimenting with speeding games up and eliminating downtime.
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Portland, Ore., has a history of embracing protest. But since Trump was elected, civil protest has often boiled over into civil unrest — a problem that's challenging the city's mayor and residents.