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Other - Sunday 24 May, 2020

Colin Kaepernick's girlfriend Nessa Diab blasts NFL for 'retired' tag

She complained about the designation in a social media post.

Georgian tennis star charged with assaulting ex-wife

Nikoloz Basilashvili, ranked 27th in the world, faces up to three years behind bars if found guilty.

Thompson on Jordan, Kimmage on Kimmage and more of the week's best sportswriting

Plus, absorbing pieces with Lee Hendrie and tracking Evan Tanner’s last steps.

Other - Saturday 23 May, 2020

'It's not women's sport, it's just sport'

Jenny Egan reflects on her incredible journey – and looks at what’s yet to come on and off the water.

NBA great Patrick Ewing hospitalised with Covid-19

The Knicks legend said the virus ‘should not be taken lightly’.

Other - Friday 22 May, 2020

Hall of Fame NBA coach dies aged 78 RIP

Hall of Fame NBA coach dies aged 78

Jerry Sloan, who guided the Utah Jazz for 23 seasons, also featured on The Last Dance documentary.

'We can't postpone it again': Olympic official preparing for problematic Games

John Coates hopes that plans can be put in place if the pandemic is contained by October.

Other - Thursday 21 May, 2020

ESPN follow up Last Dance success by announcing 9-part documentary on Tom Brady Coming Up This post contains videos

ESPN follow up Last Dance success by announcing 9-part documentary on Tom Brady

The legendary QB is next to get the Michael Jordan treatment on ESPN.

Kildare world-title challenger Hogan appoints Irish boxing legend McCullough as new trainer

The Brisbane-based Kilcullen native will train from McCullough’s American quarters ahead of significant potential fights on US soil.

'In truth, he was an extremely high-functioning alcoholic'

An extract from the award-winning book, ‘The Lost Soul of Eamonn Magee’.

Irish sprint star Adeleke on the Leaving Cert rollercoaster and her big decision on the next chapter

The 17-year-old sensation has had a crazy few months – and there’s much more to come.

Other - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

'Who'd have thought two guys from Smithborough would have Freddie Roach standing in their corner?'

Three ‘ordinary human beings’ from Monaghan have added a boxing legend to their arsenal as they try to do something extraordinary halfway across the world.

Why coaches quickly learning young players' names is so important

A human connection is key to coaching, James Scott tells Shane Keegan on the latest episode of How To Win At Dominoes.

'It turned out there was a tumour in the ankle... I didn't mind the physical pain, it was just mentally so draining'

Irish karate star Caradh O’Donovan on how a horror injury led to a rare joint disease diagnosis, and managing Crohn’s disease.

'About 90% of it was BS' - Ex-Chicago Bulls player slams Jordan over The Last Dance documentary

Horace Grant claims the documentary was edited to present his former team-mate in a favorable light.

Tadhg Kennelly's future in doubt with Sydney Swans - reports

The 2005 Premiership winner is the club’s latest high-profile casualty following cuts due to Covid-19.

Other - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember 90s NBA?

Take a trip down memory lane as we test your knowledge.

NFL testing modified masks for players next season

A league official says players will likely be asked to wear masks if the league returns in September.

Tyson Fury plans to emulate Klitschko by dominating heavyweight division until 40

‘Why walk away when I’m still young?’ says the undefeated 31-year-old.

Warm up, change up: Complement your summer running routine

David Last gives some pointers on how to make the most of the outdoor space within 5km of your home.

2020 Dublin Marathon cancelled due to coronavirus crisis

All entries will be valid for the 2021 race.

'Maybe I suppressed a laugh that it took 30 years for Jordan to say, 'Ok, I was a jerk, but who cares?' BTL

'Maybe I suppressed a laugh that it took 30 years for Jordan to say, 'Ok, I was a jerk, but who cares?'

Sam Smith, author of the controversial Jordan Rules, is our guest on this week’s Behind the Lines.

Other - Monday 18 May, 2020

Ireland's sailors get back on the water in Dun Laoghaire

It’s far from full tilt, but the athletes will be thrilled to be training in their boat again.

The Bylines project, covering MJ and everything you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

Sam Smith will discuss covering Michael Jordan and the Bulls on tomorrow’s sportswriting podcast.

In pictures: Tennis and golf clubs reopen as lockdown restrictions are eased

Phase One of the roadmap kicks in from today.

Federation of Irish Sport calls for task force to help sporting bodies survive

Federation wants sport to receive “similar support” to the €250 million fund that was set up by government to support small businesses.

'I needed a f****** nuclear meltdown, and I got it' - Armstrong remains defiant in ESPN documentary Looking Back This post contains videos

'I needed a f****** nuclear meltdown, and I got it' - Armstrong remains defiant in ESPN documentary

The first of the two-part documentary will be available on ESPN Player from 25 May.

'I didn’t let anything out, but inside I was hysterical' - Power focusing on Tokyo after topsy-turvy European experience

Nadia Power talks about her dramatic European win last year, and training for the Olympics in her back garden.

Other - Sunday 17 May, 2020

Cian O'Connor's rise and fall, Páidí Ó Sé's greatness and Sports Stadium recalled

Here’s the best of the internet this week.

Ireland show their hand and declare interest in hosting World Cup games

Cricket Ireland have submitted a bid to the ICC to co-host a global event in cricket’s 2023-31 calendar – meaning some World Cup games could be coming to these shores.

From TheJournal.ie The curious case of Daniel Kinahan: Cocaine scion or boxing power broker? Gangland Ireland

The curious case of Daniel Kinahan: Cocaine scion or boxing power broker?

This week, the courts got an insight into Daniel Kinahan’s own fight to persuade the world he is not the crime boss Ireland believes he is.

Other - Saturday 16 May, 2020

NFL duo Baker and Dunbar surrender to police over armed robbery charges

Baker also faces four counts of aggravated assault related to an alleged incident at a party.

Staging Olympics next year will not be easy says top WHO official

IOC president, Thomas Bach, admitted this morning the road ahead remains uncertain.

From TheJournal.ie Kobe Bryant autopsy report: Helicopter crash pilot had no drugs in system Los Angeles

Kobe Bryant autopsy report: Helicopter crash pilot had no drugs in system

Nine people, including Bryant’s 13-year-old daughter Gianna, died in the 26 January crash.

'It's an incredible journey and we're only getting started' - 17-year-old Cork drifting star enjoying family affair

Conor Shanahan is Ireland’s most exciting young motorsports talent and one of the brightest rising stars of global drifting.

Other - Friday 15 May, 2020

Florida police issue arrest warrants for NFL players after alleged robbery at party

Witnesses told police the two allegedly took thousands of dollars in cash, expensive watches and other valuables.

Other - Thursday 14 May, 2020

'Arrangements are all in place': Aviva Stadium ready to host matches

10 years on from its official reopening, the Lansdowne Road venue is planning for another.

Sainz and Ricciardo on the move as Ferrari and McLaren make changes for 2021

Daniel Ricciardo comes in at McLaren for Carlos Sainz, who heads to Ferrari to replace Sebastian Vettel.

'Protecting the 2012 Games by covering up a scandal was more important than protecting Londoners'

Read this extract from Michael Gillard’s book on the Olympics.

Other - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

'I want it to be face-to-face, gloves off and give it to them hard and straight'

Boxing guru Billy Walsh shares his leadership and management philosophy with Shane Keegan on this week’s episode of our coaching podcast.