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The light-skinned idol is poised to anchor his team for a generation. But damaging stereotypes follow him online.

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Megan Reyes wants you to demand diverse voices in sports—on a T-shirt

Her viral fashion statement has been sported by many high-profile supporters.

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Why Kyrie Irving suddenly supercharged the NBA’s anti-vax movement

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The Sha’Carri Richardson timeline

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The future of HBCU football

After decades of widening disparities, some hopeful ideas to course correct.

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How a Native American tradition is changing MLS’ community outreach

For MLS' new kids on the block, a different playbook emerges.

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City's looking for its fourth straight title.

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Stream Serie A live: How to watch Inter Milan vs AC Milan and other Serie A matches

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