Sports

The Hidden Concussion Epidemic in Women’s Sports

‘It’s old-school coaches who say, ‘That’s how the sport is played, my daughter got her bell rung tons of time. She’s fine. She missed three months of school, she’s fine.’”

‘The Queen’s Gambit’ Is Turning YouTube Chess Bros Into Pawn Stars

Thanks to Netflix’s hit new series, the online chess community is growing more than it has in decades

Why Do Athletes Spit So Much? A Juicy Investigation

It’s part habit, part science, part culture — all gross. But if you really want to know why athletes spit all the time, let’s hock up some answers

Long Before QAnon, Britain Had Its Very Own — Very Different — ‘Pizzagate’

16 years ago, two high-profile soccer teams saw their heated rivalry explode. Unlike the modern Pizzagate, however, there was actual pizza involved