Stolen Gold

At the 2000 Paralympic Games, the Spanish intellectually disabled basketball team won gold. There was one problem: 10 of the team’s 12 players had no disability.

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The Indomitable Lions

In 1990, in one of the World Cup's best underdog stories, Cameroon became the first African nation to advance to the quarterfinals. But their legacy, and history, is much more complicated than that.

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A Short Flight

The Seattle Pilots were short-lived, but their story is one of baseball's, and America's, westward expansion.

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Name that Team!

60 Eagles, 39 Bulldogs, and Kangaroos in Minnesota? March Madness and the insipidness of college basketball nicknames.

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