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Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:08:00 -0400At the dedication of an airport named for the soccer legend, officials unveiled another honor: a bust of his head. The Internet was quick to note that the bust, well, kind of missed its mark.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:55:00 -0400For next year's Winter Olympics, NBC will broadcast live programming across the U.S., ending the network's decades-old strategy of delaying coverage across American time zones.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 05:07:00 -0400Baseball season officially starts this Sunday. David Greene talks with ESPN baseball analyst Jessica Mendoza about what to expect this season.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 04:23:00 -0400It's March Mammal Madness, a bracket with real animals facing off in fictional battles. Hundreds of science classes are playing in schools around the country.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:02:00 -0400Players demanded better pay — and not just leading up to each Olympic Games, as had been the case. During negotiations, they warned they would sit out the upcoming, U.S.-hosted world championships.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:32:26 -0400Football is usually king on the campus of South Carolina. But, for this week, basketball rules as the men's team has reached it's first Final Four. NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to Gene Sapakoff, who covers the team for The Post and Courier.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:30:00 -0400With the final round of voting set to close Friday, Footy McFooty Face has more than twice the votes of any other potential name.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 05:22:48 -0400Eric Alvarez from FOX 17 used a little rubber duck on his desk to represent the Oregon Ducks. And Lego figures.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:48:00 -0400By overwhelming majority, NFL owners voted Monday to approve the Raiders' bid to make a new home in Sin City. But it won't be a quick farewell. They're still playing in Oakland at least through 2017.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:28:00 -0400The Oakland Raiders will no longer be the Oakland Raiders. The team will be moving to Las Vegas, and fans are feeling jilted, again.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 01:31:00 -0400For this year's NCAA semifinals two teams are first-timers, one hasn't been to the Final Four since 1939 and the Tarheels are back for their 20th shot at the championship.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 18:26:20 -0400NPR's Michel Martin speaks with NFL commentator Bucky Brooks about former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's apparent difficulties finding a new team.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 08:14:44 -0400A new study shows race is a factor in the debate over whether to pay college athletes. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to UMass Amherst political scientist Tatishe Nteta, who co-authored the study.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 04:01:00 -0400Latino players have long felt lost in translation in the minor and major leagues. How MLB is taking on this linguistic and cultural challenge.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 10:04:00 -0400Here's a quick roundup of some of the mini-moments you may have missed on this week's Morning Edition.