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# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 22 December, 2020

'He was saying, 'I'm a champion so vote for me, I've won 18 Club Championships! And I'm saying, 'You liar!'
# BTL
From The42
# BTL

'He was saying, 'I'm a champion so vote for me, I've won 18 Club Championships! And I'm saying, 'You liar!'

Dec 22nd 2020, 8:00 AM 59,007 Views 4 Comments

Legendary American sportswriter Rick Reilly – author of Commander in Cheat: How Golf Explains Trump – is this week’s guest on Behind the Lines.

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 10 November, 2019

James McClean and football’s unhealthy obsession with depoliticising the poppy, and the week's best sportswriting
# Essential Reading
From The42
# Essential Reading

James McClean and football’s unhealthy obsession with depoliticising the poppy, and the week's best sportswriting

Nov 10th 2019, 8:30 AM 12,430 Views 2 Comments

Plus, the New Yorker’s Louisa Thomas on the ham-handed, money-driven mangling of Sports Illustrated and Deadspin.

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

This Sports Illustrated runway show features an amputee and a breastfeeding model
# Sports Illustrated
From The Daily Edge
# Sports Illustrated

This Sports Illustrated runway show features an amputee and a breastfeeding model

Jul 17th 2018, 2:38 PM 4,584 Views 0 Comments

Inclusivity for the win.

# sports-illustrated - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Sports Illustrated is getting roasted over something they call 'hip cleavage'
# Hip Cleavage
From The Daily Edge
# Hip Cleavage

Sports Illustrated is getting roasted over something they call 'hip cleavage'

May 23rd 2018, 8:48 AM 12,406 Views 4 Comments

Oh, so NOW you like our fat rolls?

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Alcohol addiction in golf, the complexity of being number two and the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

Alcohol addiction in golf, the complexity of being number two and the week's best sportswriting

Jun 25th 2017, 4:58 PM 7,251 Views 2 Comments

A fascinating profile of new Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino is also featured.

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Yup, that's Serena Williams twerking in Beyonce's new video
# She Ain't Sorry
From The42
# She Ain't Sorry

Yup, that's Serena Williams twerking in Beyonce's new video

Apr 24th 2016, 8:21 PM 11,823 Views 10 Comments

Queen Bey’s pose in her song ‘Sorry’ was a clear tribute to the 21-time Grand Slam winner.

# sports-illustrated - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Sorry, Conor, not even close: A brief history of Irish athletes' Sports Illustrated covers
# S-irish
From The42
# S-irish

Sorry, Conor, not even close: A brief history of Irish athletes' Sports Illustrated covers

Feb 24th 2016, 12:04 PM 12,905 Views 13 Comments

57 years late, champ.

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Michael Jordan donates 'millions' to 23 children's charities
# ALTRUISM
From The42
# ALTRUISM

Michael Jordan donates 'millions' to 23 children's charities

Dec 15th 2015, 11:25 PM 6,409 Views 3 Comments

“I care deeply about the city of Chicago and have such incredible memories from my years there.”

Backlash after newspaper asks if a horse is a better sportsperson than Serena Williams
# American Pharoah
# American Pharoah

Backlash after newspaper asks if a horse is a better sportsperson than Serena Williams

Dec 15th 2015, 10:54 AM 29,505 Views 51 Comments

Seriously.

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Chelsea's 'ruthless chancer', the Brazilian NFL kicker & the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

Chelsea's 'ruthless chancer', the Brazilian NFL kicker & the week's best sportswriting

Nov 1st 2015, 8:30 AM 5,913 Views 1 Comment

Also, Marina Hyde aims both barrels at the latest Fifa farce while Buster Douglas is remembered too.

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Shopping with Conor McGregor and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Sportswriting
From The42
# Sportswriting

Shopping with Conor McGregor and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Aug 16th 2015, 7:30 PM 8,806 Views 0 Comments

The best sports pieces our team read this week.

# sports-illustrated - Friday 6 March, 2015

Sports Illustrated name Robbie Keane best MLS import ever
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Sports Illustrated name Robbie Keane best MLS import ever

Mar 6th 2015, 10:03 AM 7,728 Views 14 Comments

The Irish international is set to feature, as LA Galaxy take on Chicago Fire at 3am Irish time tomorrow.

# sports-illustrated - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Here's how Instagram has changed the careers of Sports Illustrated swimsuit models
# Cover Version
From The42
# Cover Version

Here's how Instagram has changed the careers of Sports Illustrated swimsuit models

Feb 11th 2015, 5:27 PM 8,418 Views 4 Comments

Social media has had a massive impact on the careers of the models.

# sports-illustrated - Thursday 20 November, 2014

'Basketball saved me' - First openly gay player retires at 35
# Bowing Out
From The42
# Bowing Out

'Basketball saved me' - First openly gay player retires at 35

Nov 20th 2014, 2:26 PM 2,985 Views 0 Comments

“I needed to live the past few years as an openly gay basketball player in order to be at peace retiring today.”

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Roddy on Roy's taste in enemies & a dark, unsettling baseball story; it's the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

Roddy on Roy's taste in enemies & a dark, unsettling baseball story; it's the week's best sportswriting

Oct 12th 2014, 7:30 AM 5,171 Views 0 Comments

Also, an investigation into where Formula One goes from here and a profile of USA women’s soccer star Abby Wambach.

# sports-illustrated - Friday 11 July, 2014

'No press conference, no party': LeBron James is going back to work with Cleveland Cavaliers
# Prodigal Son
From The42
# Prodigal Son

'No press conference, no party': LeBron James is going back to work with Cleveland Cavaliers

Jul 11th 2014, 5:49 PM 13,193 Views 14 Comments

Sports Illustrated and the Cavs landed The Big One today.

# sports-illustrated - Monday 7 July, 2014

This bikini-clad airline safety video is being withdrawn after a storm of criticism
# Sexism
From The Daily Edge
# Sexism

This bikini-clad airline safety video is being withdrawn after a storm of criticism

Jul 7th 2014, 5:57 PM 31,739 Views 97 Comments

Air New Zealand’s in-flight clip featured Sports Illustrated models demonstrating safety features.

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Kate Upton did a Sports Illustrated swimsuit shoot in a zero gravity chamber
# Spacer
From The42
# Spacer

Kate Upton did a Sports Illustrated swimsuit shoot in a zero gravity chamber

Feb 18th 2014, 8:30 PM 15,137 Views 13 Comments

But then haven’t we all?

# sports-illustrated - Friday 14 February, 2014

Here's your 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover
# Cover Story
From The42
# Cover Story

Here's your 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover

Feb 14th 2014, 12:55 PM 8,545 Views 6 Comments

It’s the 50th anniversary of the famous magazine.

# sports-illustrated - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Air New Zealand's bizarre in-flight safety video stars Sports Illustrated models
# Fasten Your Seatbelt
From The Daily Edge
# Fasten Your Seatbelt

Air New Zealand's bizarre in-flight safety video stars Sports Illustrated models

Feb 12th 2014, 1:45 PM 2,096 Views 0 Comments

Warning: The island paradise in the video will make you long for a holiday.

# sports-illustrated - Thursday 6 February, 2014

How the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover went from conservative to tops optional
# Cover Story
From The42
# Cover Story

How the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover went from conservative to tops optional

Feb 6th 2014, 9:00 PM 18,118 Views 4 Comments

It started as a five-page supplement in the 60s. And is now a publishing phenomenon.

# sports-illustrated - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Cover story: How the Swimsuit Issue became Sports Illustrated’s cash cow
# SI
From The42
# SI

Cover story: How the Swimsuit Issue became Sports Illustrated’s cash cow

Feb 5th 2014, 8:07 PM 15,044 Views 4 Comments

Published next week, the swimsuit issue is a media event. We slap on the factor 50 and flick through the back issues to learn how it became SI’s saviour.

# sports-illustrated - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

The story behind Sports Illustrated’s brilliant Red Sox cover
# Cover Story
From The42
# Cover Story

The story behind Sports Illustrated’s brilliant Red Sox cover

Nov 6th 2013, 3:00 PM 15,022 Views 9 Comments

The Boston Police Department and MVP David Ortiz join together after the World Series win that lifted a city.

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Mario Balotelli makes the cover of Sports Illustrated, gives away his $250,000 Camouflage Bentley
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Mario Balotelli makes the cover of Sports Illustrated, gives away his $250,000 Camouflage Bentley

Aug 20th 2013, 9:34 PM 7,191 Views 0 Comments

The Italian star gave his famous car to a teammate.

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Obama 'proud' after NBA star comes out as gay
# Response
From The42
# Response

Obama 'proud' after NBA star comes out as gay

Apr 30th 2013, 9:41 PM 9,937 Views 16 Comments

The president told a White House news conference he spoke with Collins on Monday.

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

Here's Sports Illustrated's powerful Boston Marathon cover
# Boston Marathon
From The42
# Boston Marathon

Here's Sports Illustrated's powerful Boston Marathon cover

Apr 16th 2013, 5:46 PM 3,486 Views 0 Comments

The famous weekly sports magazine captures one of the day’s most iconic images.

# sports-illustrated - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Michael Jordan turns 50 this Sunday -- so he's on the Sports Illustrated cover for the 50th time
# Jordan At 50
From The42
# Jordan At 50

Michael Jordan turns 50 this Sunday -- so he's on the Sports Illustrated cover for the 50th time

Feb 13th 2013, 2:33 PM 2,794 Views 0 Comments

Don’t bother phoning us once this comes out; we won’t be returning calls.

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

Sports Illustrated launches daily website based entirely on its Swimsuit Issue
# Deep End
From The42
# Deep End

Sports Illustrated launches daily website based entirely on its Swimsuit Issue

Feb 12th 2013, 3:30 PM 3,037 Views 1 Comment

That’s a whole lot of sun cream.

# sports-illustrated - Monday 11 February, 2013

It's official: Kate Upton is on the cover of the 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue
# Cover Story
From The42
# Cover Story

It's official: Kate Upton is on the cover of the 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

Feb 11th 2013, 1:53 PM 4,150 Views 2 Comments

You buy it for the articles, right?

# sports-illustrated - Friday 8 February, 2013

Pssst: Rumour has it that Kate Upton is on the cover of the Swimsuit Issue AGAIN
# Sports Illustrated
From The42
# Sports Illustrated

Pssst: Rumour has it that Kate Upton is on the cover of the Swimsuit Issue AGAIN

Feb 8th 2013, 10:48 PM 4,051 Views 0 Comments

Is she not more of a 2012 kind of gal?

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 16 December, 2012

The Sunday Papers: Some of the week’s best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

The Sunday Papers: Some of the week’s best sportswriting

Dec 16th 2012, 9:31 AM 1,383 Views 1 Comment

Featuring pieces on English football’s recent problems and a look at the disconcerting amount of concussions suffered by NFL players.

# sports-illustrated - Monday 3 December, 2012

LeBron James is Sports Illustrated’s Sportsman of the Year 2012
# Cover Story
From The42
# Cover Story

LeBron James is Sports Illustrated’s Sportsman of the Year 2012

Dec 3rd 2012, 5:06 PM 1,474 Views 0 Comments

LeBron becomes the first NBA star to win the award since Miami Heat team-mate Dwyane Wade in 2006.

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

This week's Sports Illustrated cover is basically an Adidas ad
# Irish
From The42
# Irish

This week's Sports Illustrated cover is basically an Adidas ad

Nov 20th 2012, 7:13 PM 1,966 Views 3 Comments

It’s all about Notre Dame right now.

# sports-illustrated - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

We Were Penn State: here's this week's cover of Sports Illustrated
# Cover Story
From The42
# Cover Story

We Were Penn State: here's this week's cover of Sports Illustrated

Jul 25th 2012, 12:42 PM 811 Views 0 Comments

“An unprecedented failure of institutional integrity.”

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 6 May, 2012

The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting

May 6th 2012, 9:02 AM 654 Views 0 Comments

Kick back and get the kettle on. Here’s some of our favourite pieces from the past seven days.

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 15 April, 2012

Sports film of the week: The Two Escobars
# 30 For 30
From The42
# 30 For 30

Sports film of the week: The Two Escobars

Apr 15th 2012, 9:22 PM 944 Views 4 Comments

Every week we turn the lights down, get the popcorn on and watch one of your favourites together. Do join us.

# sports-illustrated - Thursday 29 March, 2012

McIlroy: Woods is 'by far the best player in the world'
# Quote
From The42
# Quote

McIlroy: Woods is 'by far the best player in the world'

Mar 29th 2012, 4:06 PM 710 Views 0 Comments

The US Open champion also explained his recent decision to “unfollow” Ryder Cup teammate Lee Westwood on Twitter.

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Kate Upton is on the cover of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue
# Cover Story
From The42
# Cover Story

Kate Upton is on the cover of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue

Feb 14th 2012, 6:44 PM 1,147 Views 1 Comment

We only buy it for the ice hockey results obviously.

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 29 January, 2012

The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting

Jan 29th 2012, 8:30 AM 870 Views 0 Comments

Take a little time to check this lot out…

# sports-illustrated - Friday 16 December, 2011

Tebow Time: 6 great Tim Tebow stories you may have missed today
# Haters Gonna Hate
From The42
# Haters Gonna Hate

Tebow Time: 6 great Tim Tebow stories you may have missed today

Dec 16th 2011, 5:23 PM 1,025 Views 0 Comments

Don’t worry, there’s plenty of Tebow-related weirdness to go around.

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