Tom Goldman

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Olympic Athletes Train Through COVID-19 Uncertainty

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

The delayed Tokyo Summer Olympics and Paralympics are five months away and it's uncertain whether the games will be held. But athletes are trying to keep focused and train.


Week In Sports: Pandemic Drops The Australian Open

Saturday, February 13, 2021

Golfer Kamaiu Johnson made an inspirational PGA debut this week, while the Australian Open tennis tournament ultimately had to shut down.


A Golfer's Dream Delayed, But Finally Realized At The Game's Highest Level

Thursday, February 11, 2021

When 27-year-old Kamaiu Johnson tees off in the first round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, it'll mark the culmination of an improbable journey.


Brady Leads Tampa Bay Bucs To Super Bowl Win Over Kansas City Chiefs

Monday, February 08, 2021

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers won Super Bowl 55 — 31-9 — in a dominating fashion over the defending champion Kansas City Chiefs. Quarterback Tom Brady won his record seventh championship.


Referee Sarah Thomas Will Make Super Bowl History - But She's Part of a Trend

Thursday, February 04, 2021

For the first time, a woman will be among the referees working during a Super Bowl. Sarah Thomas is part of a growing number of women officiating at the highest level of men's sports leagues.


Saturday Sports: The Fate Of The Tokyo Olympics

Saturday, January 30, 2021

We talk about Japan's determination to hold the Olympics and more inroads for women in sports.


Super Bowl Matchup: Kansas City Chiefs To Play Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Monday, January 25, 2021

The big game is set after Sunday's conference championship games. The defending champion Chiefs will play the Buccaneers in Tampa — the first time one of the Super Bowl contestants has a home game.


Remembering Baseball Legend Hank Aaron

Saturday, January 23, 2021

Hammerin' Hank Aaron has died. The right-handed slugger was one of baseball's best all time hitters. As fierce as he was on the field, he was champion for civil rights off the field.


Saturday Sports: NFL Playoffs Begin

Saturday, January 16, 2021

The NFL playoffs will bring us some nail biters to look forward to. And, we talk about the high profile NBA trade of James Harden.


The Latest On The NBA's Struggles With The Coronavirus

Thursday, January 14, 2021

The NBA had a big week with a blockbuster trade and new concerns about the coronavirus as it ripples across the league and forces more game postponements.


NFL Playoffs Kick Off With Super Wild Card Weekend

Monday, January 11, 2021

The NFL playoffs are underway, and there have been some unexpected moves: The league added two extra teams for the postseason, and the Cleveland Browns managed to pull out a win.


Saturday Sports: Ohio State And Alabama To Face Off In National Championship

Saturday, January 02, 2021

College football is inching closer to the end of a tumultous year. And 2020 has been a year of firsts for women in major league sports.


NBA Play Resumes After Shortest Off-Season In League History

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

The new NBA season tips off on Tuesday. There won't be a protective bubble, and teams will travel from city to city. It comes amid record-setting surges of coronavirus deaths and cases.


Jackson He Makes History As 1st Chinese-Born Player To Score Touchdown IN FBS History

Thursday, December 17, 2020

Arizona State football fans are buzzing over new Sun Devils player Jackson He. The running back is believed to be the first Chinese-born player to score a touchdown in an FBS game.


After 100 Years, MLB Recognizes Negro Leagues As 'Major League'

Thursday, December 17, 2020

Major League Baseball has finally decided that players from the Negro Leagues should be considered Major Leaguers. All 3,400 players — from 1920 to 1948 — will be elevated to MLB status.


In 'I Came As A Shadow,' Georgetown's John Thompson Offers Some Surprising Moments

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

The Hall of Fame basketball coach, who died in August, leaves us with the private thoughts of a public man, one who both raged against racial injustice and embraced chances to make things better.


Challenging The NCAA: HBCUs Say No More Discrimination In Academic Rules

Thursday, December 10, 2020

Lawyers filed a lawsuit against NCAA on Thursday over its system to enforce academic performance, which allegedly discriminates against Black athletes and Historically Black Colleges and Universities.


Poll: Majority Of Sports Fans Say Don't Play Indoors As Coronavirus Surges

Thursday, December 10, 2020

The NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist Poll found majorities of American sports fans think people should not play team sports indoors. A majority also believes doing so could spread the virus in their community.


Saturday Sports: U.S. Soccer Federation, Women's Team File Agreement

Saturday, December 05, 2020

There is a partial agreement between female soccer players and the U.S. Soccer Federation. Also, the coronavirus continues to threaten professional sports.


U.S. Female Soccer Team Settles Part Of Gender Discrimination Suit

Wednesday, December 02, 2020

U.S. Soccer has settled its dispute with the U.S. Women's National Team over working conditions, but left undecided the key sticking point: equal pay. It's expected that'll still be fought in court.