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#Sports Illustrated

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 10 November, 2019

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

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

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

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

# sports-illustrated - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

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

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

Oh, so NOW you like our fat rolls?

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 25 June, 2017

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

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

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

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 24 April, 2016

From The42 Yup, that's Serena Williams twerking in Beyonce's new video She Ain't Sorry This post contains videos

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

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

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

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

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

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

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

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 1 November, 2015

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

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

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

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 16 August, 2015

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

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

The best sports pieces our team read this week.

# sports-illustrated - Friday 6 March, 2015

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

Sports Illustrated name Robbie Keane best MLS import ever

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

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

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

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

# sports-illustrated - Thursday 20 November, 2014

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

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

“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

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

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

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

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

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

Sports Illustrated and the Cavs landed The Big One today.

# sports-illustrated - Monday 7 July, 2014

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

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

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

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

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

# sports-illustrated - Friday 14 February, 2014

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

Here's your 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover

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

# sports-illustrated - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

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

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

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

# sports-illustrated - Thursday 6 February, 2014

From The42 How the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover went from conservative to tops optional Cover Story This post contains images

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

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

# sports-illustrated - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

From The42 Cover story: How the Swimsuit Issue became Sports Illustrated’s cash cow SI This post contains images

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

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

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

The story behind Sports Illustrated’s brilliant Red Sox cover

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

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

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

The Italian star gave his famous car to a teammate.

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

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

Obama 'proud' after NBA star comes out as gay

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

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

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

Here's Sports Illustrated's powerful Boston Marathon cover

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

# sports-illustrated - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

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

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

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

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

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

Sports Illustrated launches daily website based entirely on its Swimsuit Issue

That’s a whole lot of sun cream.

# sports-illustrated - Monday 11 February, 2013

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

# sports-illustrated - Friday 8 February, 2013

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

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

Is she not more of a 2012 kind of gal?

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 16 December, 2012

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

It’s all about Notre Dame right now.

# sports-illustrated - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

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

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

“An unprecedented failure of institutional integrity.”

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 6 May, 2012

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

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

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

From The42 Sports film of the week: The Two Escobars 30 For 30 This post contains videos

Sports film of the week: The Two Escobars

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

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

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

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

# sports-illustrated - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

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

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

We only buy it for the ice hockey results obviously.

# sports-illustrated - Sunday 29 January, 2012

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

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

Take a little time to check this lot out…

# sports-illustrated - Friday 16 December, 2011

From The42 Tebow Time: 6 great Tim Tebow stories you may have missed today Haters Gonna Hate This post contains videos

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

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

# sports-illustrated - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

From The42 Are these the most controversial magazine covers in sports history? Cover Story This post contains images

Are these the most controversial magazine covers in sports history?

Check out the 15 sporting splashes that got people talking.

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